Who are we?
We are Great Aycliffe Cancer Support Group.
We are a friendly social group, we welcome anyone who has been affected by cancer.
The group helps residents and communities across County Durham and Darlington.

How often we meet?
We hold regular monthly meetings on the first Thursday of every month, with exception of August and January from 6.00pm to 7.30pm at the Youth Centre in Newton Aycliffe.
A yearly programme with dates and guest speakers.
We also hold coffee mornings every third Wednesday from 10am-12noon at Chilton Catholic Club and alternate Fridays, 10am-12noon in the Great Aycliffe Cancer Support Shop & Hub

What we do?
We work with other organisations including the NHS Macmillan Cancer Support, representing patients and carers views.

What can we offer you?
Information on issues affecting cancer patients.
The opportunity to influence cancer services in the future.
Regular social activities, with others affected by cancer.
Day trips, social events, meals out.
Confidential and emotional support in a safe and friendly environment.
Free Patient Transport
Holiday Caravan
Welfare Advice and Lasting Power of Attorney advice within the Shop and Hub.
Financial and grants advice within people’s homes.


Janice as Baton Bearer for the Commonwealth Games in July 2022