What's on at
Maggie's Cheltenham

See our current groups, classes and workshops below. All of these groups and sessions are offered free of charge.

To browse the calendar, either scroll through the weeks using the side arrows, view the month at a glance by selecting the calendar view icon, or see a list of upcoming courses and events by selecting the list view icon.

Please get in touch with the Centre to find out more about these sessions – such as how long they run for and what you can expect from them. Some sessions will need to be pre-booked. To do so, please call or visit and our Centre staff can help you choose the best place to get started.

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Today
28

June

Today 28th June

09.00 - 17.00

Cancer support – drop-in

Cancer support – drop-in

09.00 - 17.00
Individual
Daily
Drop in

If you've got questions or worries about cancer, just drop in to the Centre to speak to a Cancer Support Specialist. Our team are here to listen and to guide you to the information you need.

10.00 - 16.00

Benefits advice - Pre-booked

Benefits advice - Pre-booked

10.00 - 16.00
Individual
Weekly
Pre book

At Maggie’s you can speak to a specialist Benefits Advisor to get advice on receiving all the benefits you are entitled to. Pre booked appointments.

These sessions are for pre booked appointments with the Benefits Advisor, to make an appointment, please call the centre on 01242 263320.

If you, or someone you care for, is living with cancer, our Benefits Advisors can help you complete forms and also access any additional support that you might be eligible for, such as parking permits.

We know that living with cancer can have a real impact on your finances, through lost income and increased costs such as heating and travel. Our Benefits Advisors are here to help you understand which benefits are available to you and to help with the application process.

10.00 - 11.00

Tai Chi - beginners

Tai Chi - beginners

10.00 - 11.00
Group session
Weekly
Drop in

Maggie’s Centres offer a range of exercise options, including yoga, tai chi and walking groups.

All sessions are tailored to people with cancer and are flexible to suit your own needs. They can also provide a chance to talk to people going through a similar experience to you.

Evidence shows that exercise offers many benefits, from reducing fatigue and improving your wellness and physical fitness, to building your confidence during and after cancer treatment.

10.00 - 12.00

Fundraising Drop In

Fundraising Drop In

10.00 - 12.00
Individual
Weekly
Drop in

If you are interested in finding out more about Maggie's and would like to fundraise for us, we hold a regular fundraising drop in session every Wednesday morning between 10am and 12pm. We would love to hear your ideas, so join us over a cup of tea to see how we can support each other.

11.00 - 12.00

Tai Chi - advanced

Tai Chi - advanced

11.00 - 12.00
Group session
Weekly
Drop in

Maggie’s Centres offer a range of exercise options, including yoga, tai chi and walking groups.

All sessions are tailored to people with cancer and are flexible to suit your own needs. They can also provide a chance to talk to people going through a similar experience to you.

Evidence shows that exercise offers many benefits, from reducing fatigue and improving your wellness and physical fitness, to building your confidence during and after cancer treatment.

13.00 - 14.00

Self Help Imagery Relaxation Exercises

Self Help Imagery Relaxation Exercises

13.00 - 14.00
Group session
Weekly
Drop in

Come and join us at our weekly drop-in session for anyone who is affected by cancer.

You will be guided through a relaxation, learning a new skill and enable you to feel more relaxed and help you to manage stress more effectively. Learn the skills and then you can use them anywhere.

For furthe information please call 01242 250 611 and ask to speak to a CSS.

14.00 - 16.00

Look Good, Feel Better Session

Look Good, Feel Better Session

14.00 - 16.00
Group session
One Off
Pre book

A two hour skincare and make-up workshop for women with a cancer diagnosis. It includes a gift bag of cosmetic products which you use in the session and then take home with you.

Any queries or to book a place please call the Centre on 01242 250 611. This is a pre-booked session only.

We look forward to seeing you.

Thu
29

June

Thu 29th June

09.00 - 17.00

Cancer support – drop-in

Cancer support – drop-in

09.00 - 17.00
Individual
Daily
Drop in

If you've got questions or worries about cancer, just drop in to the Centre to speak to a Cancer Support Specialist. Our team are here to listen and to guide you to the information you need.

10.00 - 16.00

Benefits advice - Pre-booked

Benefits advice - Pre-booked

10.00 - 16.00
Individual
Weekly
Pre book

At Maggie’s you can speak to a specialist Benefits Advisor to get advice on receiving all the benefits you are entitled to. Pre booked appointments.

These sessions are for pre booked appointments with the Benefits Advisor, to make an appointment, please call the centre on 01242 263320.

If you, or someone you care for, is living with cancer, our Benefits Advisors can help you complete forms and also access any additional support that you might be eligible for, such as parking permits.

We know that living with cancer can have a real impact on your finances, through lost income and increased costs such as heating and travel. Our Benefits Advisors are here to help you understand which benefits are available to you and to help with the application process.

12.30 - 13.15

Mindfulness Meditation

Mindfulness Meditation

12.30 - 13.15
Group session
Weekly
Drop in

Mindfulness aims to increase your awareness of how you think, feel and cope in life. When developing this skill an opening can be created to learn to deal with stress differently.

The course gives participants a chance to experience different forms of mindfulness meditation practice and develop their own skills through independent practice at home.

If you would like to try Mindfulness Meditation, please drop in to our weekly sessions Maggie's Cheltenham. For further information please call the centre on 01242 250611.

Fri
30

June

Fri 30th June

09.00 - 17.00

Cancer support – drop-in

Cancer support – drop-in

09.00 - 17.00
Individual
Daily
Drop in

If you've got questions or worries about cancer, just drop in to the Centre to speak to a Cancer Support Specialist. Our team are here to listen and to guide you to the information you need.

13.00 - 15.30

Benefits Advice - Drop In

Benefits Advice - Drop In

13.00 - 15.30
Individual
Weekly
Drop in

At Maggie’s you can speak to a specialist Benefits Advisor to get advice on receiving all the benefits you are entitled to. 

This session is a drop in only where you can discuss any queries and what your entitlement may be. If you require assistance completing a form, please call the Centre on 01242 263320 and ask to speak to our Benefits Advisor to book an appointment.

If you, or someone you care for, is living with cancer, our Benefits Advisors can help you complete forms and also access any additional support that you might be eligible for, such as parking permits.

We know that living with cancer can have a real impact on your finances, through lost income and increased costs such as heating and travel. Our Benefits Advisors are here to help you understand which benefits are available to you and to help with the application process.

Mon
3

July

Mon 3rd July

09.00 - 17.00

Cancer support – drop-in

Cancer support – drop-in

09.00 - 17.00
Individual
Daily
Drop in

If you've got questions or worries about cancer, just drop in to the Centre to speak to a Cancer Support Specialist. Our team are here to listen and to guide you to the information you need.

10.00 - 13.00

Benefits advice - drop in

Benefits advice - drop in

10.00 - 13.00
Individual
Weekly
Drop in

At Maggie’s you can speak to a specialist Benefits Advisor to get advice on receiving all the benefits you are entitled to.

This session is a drop in only where you can discuss any queries and what your entitlement may be. If you require assistance completing a form, please call the Centre on 01242 263320 and ask to speak to our Benefits Advisor to book an appointment.

If you, or someone you care for, is living with cancer, our Benefits Advisors can help you complete forms and also access any additional support that you might be eligible for, such as parking permits.

We know that living with cancer can have a real impact on your finances, through lost income and increased costs such as heating and travel. Our Benefits Advisors are here to help you understand which benefits are available to you and to help with the application process.

10.30 - 12.00

Rare cancer support group

Rare cancer support group

10.30 - 12.00
Group session
Monthly
Pre book

This support group offers the opportunity to meet other patients, family members and carers in an informal and friendly envirnoment and learn more about living with a rare cancer.

Please call the Centre on 01242 250611 for more information and ask to speak to Sam (Cancer Support Specialist).

12.00 - 13.00

Tai Chi

Tai Chi

12.00 - 13.00
Group session
Weekly
Drop in

Maggie’s Centres offer a range of exercise options, including yoga, tai chi and walking groups.

All sessions are tailored to people with cancer and are flexible to suit your own needs. They can also provide a chance to talk to people going through a similar experience to you.

Please call the Centre on 01242 250 611 and ask to speak to a CSS for further information.

Tue
4

July

Tue 4th July

09.00 - 17.00

Cancer support – drop-in

Cancer support – drop-in

09.00 - 17.00
Individual
Daily
Drop in

If you've got questions or worries about cancer, just drop in to the Centre to speak to a Cancer Support Specialist. Our team are here to listen and to guide you to the information you need.

10.00 - 16.00

Benefits advice - Pre-booked

Benefits advice - Pre-booked

10.00 - 16.00
Individual
Weekly
Pre book

At Maggie’s you can speak to a specialist Benefits Advisor to get advice on receiving all the benefits you are entitled to. Pre booked appointments.

These sessions are for pre booked appointments with the Benefits Advisor, to make an appointment, please call the centre on 01242 263320.

If you, or someone you care for, is living with cancer, our Benefits Advisors can help you complete forms and also access any additional support that you might be eligible for, such as parking permits.

We know that living with cancer can have a real impact on your finances, through lost income and increased costs such as heating and travel. Our Benefits Advisors are here to help you understand which benefits are available to you and to help with the application process.

10.00 - 11.30

Talking Heads - hair loss support

Talking Heads - hair loss support

10.00 - 11.30
Group session
One Off
Drop in

Talking Heads is our hair loss support workshop. Designed for anyone who is anticipating or experiencing hair loss (both men and women), these sessions cover the practicalities of hair loss as well as offering support with its emotional impact.

Share your concerns about hair loss and learn about alternatives such as buying a wig and tying a head-scarf, as well as what happens when your hair grows back.

Please call the centre on 01242 250 611 and ask to speak to a CSS for further information.

14.00 - 15.30

Getting started with cancer treatment

Getting started with cancer treatment

14.00 - 15.30
Group session
One Off
Pre book

Getting Started with Cancer Treatment is a workshop for anyone recently diagnosed with cancer and their family and friends.

The workshop will help you understand cancer and the treatments available, as well as potential side-effects, how to manage them and how to look after yourself.

Getting Started with Cancer Treatment can help you take an active role in your treatment and recovery, and give you a chance to ask questions and share your experiences with people who understand what you’re going through.

To book a place please call the Centre on 01242 250 611.