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Maggie's Newcastle

If you or someone you love has been diagnosed with cancer, we're here for you.

Call us:

0191 233 6600

We're open:

Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm

You don't need an appointment – just come in.

Visit us:

Maggie's Newcastle

Freeman Hospital

Melville Grove

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE7 7NU

Welcome to ҹɫֱ Newcastle

Whatever kind of cancer, and whatever stage you’re at – we're here for you.

Our centre is a space for being together or for a moment alone, for getting going again or for meeting people who just get it.

All our cancer support specialists have expert knowledge about cancer and treatment, and many are NHS-trained.

The kettle's already on – just come in.

Getting here

Maggie's Newcastle

Freeman Hospital

Melville Grove

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE7 7NU

Getting here by:

Car


Public Transport


Meet the team

Karen Verrill

Centre Head

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Mary-Jane Parker

Counselling Psychologist

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Debra Connell

Cancer Support Specialist

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Janine Nancarrow

Cancer Support Specialist

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Ian Thorburn

Benefits Advisor

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Stephanie Howard

Benefits Advisor

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Marissa Magee

Centre Fundraising Manager

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Jess Maguire

Centre Fundraiser

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Maria Hallett

Centre Fundraising Organiser

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Shauna Moody

Psychology Assistant

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Karen Verrill

Centre:

Maggie's Newcastle

Position:

Centre Head

Mary-Jane Parker

Centre:

Maggie's Newcastle

Position:

Counselling Psychologist

As a qualified Counselling Psychologist, I can help if things are getting on top of you, if you're scared, worried or feeling down.

We can talk about things in a safe and supportive space and you can see me in private, in a group or with your family.

Debra Connell

Centre:

Maggie's Newcastle

Position:

Cancer Support Specialist

Janine Nancarrow

Centre:

Maggie's Newcastle

Position:

Cancer Support Specialist

Ian Thorburn

Centre:

Maggie's Newcastle

Position:

Benefits Advisor

Stephanie Howard

Centre:

Maggie's Newcastle

Position:

Benefits Advisor

Marissa Magee

Centre:

Maggie's Newcastle

Position:

Centre Fundraising Manager

Jess Maguire

Centre:

Maggie's Newcastle

Position:

Centre Fundraiser

Maria Hallett

Centre:

Maggie's Newcastle

Position:

Centre Fundraising Organiser

Shauna Moody

Centre:

Maggie's Newcastle

Position:

Psychology Assistant

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Designed for you

Our beautiful centre was built in 2013. Sustainability is incorporated in its design, with a stylish roof fitted with photovoltaic panels. The interior features materials such as wood and clay, chosen for their warm and calming properties  – perfect for the delivery of our cancer support.

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