What's on at
Maggie's Oxford

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 glace 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. Our Centre staff can help you choose the best place to get started.

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Today
28

January

Today 28th January

09.00 - 15.30

Cancer Support — Drop-In

Cancer Support — Drop-In

09.00 - 15.30
Individual
Weekly
Pre book

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

09.30 - 10.45

Morning Yoga

Morning Yoga

09.30 - 10.45
Group session
Weekly
Drop in

Our yoga sessions offer the opportunity for gentle restorative exercise and stretching to help build general fitness and resilience. No previous experience is necessary and equipment is provided.

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.

Wear casual comfy clothing.

10.00 - 11.00

Benefits Advice Appointments

Benefits Advice Appointments

10.00 - 11.00
Individual
Daily
Pre book

Cancer affects more than just health - there are also financial implications, such as lost income and increased costs for things like heating and travel.

Our Benefits Advisor is here for anyone with cancer and their carers, to help them find out which benefits and other forms of practical help, like parking permits they may be entitled to.

He can help with the application process and assist with completing the necessary forms.

Appointments are available Mondays to Fridays 10-11am and Mondays to Thursdays 3-4pm.

11.00 - 12.00

Relaxation and Visualisation

Relaxation and Visualisation

11.00 - 12.00
Group session
Weekly
Drop in

These sessions are designed to make space to help you find some peace and calmness as well as manage stress and improve well-being.

Relaxation will be guided by talking you through focusing on breathing, connecting with the body and then continuing with a beautiful visualisation.

11.00 - 15.00

Benefits Advice Drop-in

Benefits Advice Drop-in

11.00 - 15.00
Individual
Daily
Drop in

Cancer affects more than just health - there are also financial implications, such as lost income and increased costs for things like heating and travel.

Our Benefits Advisor is here for anyone with cancer and their carers, to help them find out which benefits and other forms of practical help, like parking permits they may be entitled to.

He can help with the application process and assist with completing the necessary forms.

Drop in to the Centre to see our Benefits Advisor on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays between 11am and 3pm or Fridays between 11-1pm.

14.00 - 15.30

Below the Belt — Women's Support Group

Below the Belt — Women's Support Group

14.00 - 15.30
Group session
Monthly
Drop in

A welcoming and supportive group for women who are living with a cancer of the pelvic area (including gynae, rectal and anal cancers)

15.00 - 16.00

Benefits Advice Appointments

Benefits Advice Appointments

15.00 - 16.00
Individual
Daily
Pre book

Cancer affects more than just health - there are also financial implications, such as lost income and increased costs for things like heating and travel.

Our Benefits Advisor is here for anyone with cancer and their carers, to help them find out which benefits and other forms of practical help, like parking permits they may be entitled to.

He can help with the application process and assist with completing the necessary forms.

Appointments are available Mondays to Fridays 10-11am and Mondays to Thursdays 3-4pm.

 

Wed
29

January

Wed 29th January

09.00 - 17.00

Cancer Support — Drop-In

Cancer Support — Drop-In

09.00 - 17.00
Individual
Weekly
Drop in

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

09.30 - 10.30

Tai Chi

Tai Chi

09.30 - 10.30
Individual
Weekly
Pre book

Our instructor will lead you through gentle sequences of Tai Chi movements to improve relaxation and enhance wellbeing.

A seven week Tai Chi course will run on Wednesdays from 9:30-10.30am. 

10.00 - 11.00

Benefits Advice Appointments

Benefits Advice Appointments

10.00 - 11.00
Individual
Daily
Pre book

Cancer affects more than just health - there are also financial implications, such as lost income and increased costs for things like heating and travel.

Our Benefits Advisor is here for anyone with cancer and their carers, to help them find out which benefits and other forms of practical help, like parking permits they may be entitled to.

He can help with the application process and assist with completing the necessary forms.

Appointments are available Mondays to Fridays 10-11am and Mondays to Thursdays 3-4pm.

11.00 - 15.00

Benefits Advice Drop-in

Benefits Advice Drop-in

11.00 - 15.00
Individual
Daily
Drop in

Cancer affects more than just health - there are also financial implications, such as lost income and increased costs for things like heating and travel.

Our Benefits Advisor is here for anyone with cancer and their carers, to help them find out which benefits and other forms of practical help, like parking permits they may be entitled to.

He can help with the application process and assist with completing the necessary forms.

Drop in to the Centre to see our Benefits Advisor on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays between 11am and 3pm or Fridays between 11-1pm.

14.00 - 16.00

Look Good Feel Better

Look Good Feel Better

14.00 - 16.00
Group session
Monthly
Pre book

Look Good Feel Better is a one-off monthly course that teaches women with cancer how to manage some of the visible side-effects of treatment.

Run by beauty professionals, the session introduces some simple techniques that can help you feel more confident about your changed appearance.

You’ll also receive a goody bag of premium beauty products, completely free of charge.

15.00 - 16.00

Benefits Advice Appointments

Benefits Advice Appointments

15.00 - 16.00
Individual
Daily
Pre book

Cancer affects more than just health - there are also financial implications, such as lost income and increased costs for things like heating and travel.

Our Benefits Advisor is here for anyone with cancer and their carers, to help them find out which benefits and other forms of practical help, like parking permits they may be entitled to.

He can help with the application process and assist with completing the necessary forms.

Appointments are available Mondays to Fridays 10-11am and Mondays to Thursdays 3-4pm.

 

Thu
30

January

Thu 30th January

09.00 - 17.00

Cancer Support — Drop-In

Cancer Support — Drop-In

09.00 - 17.00
Individual
Weekly
Drop in

If you've got questions or worries about cancer, just drop into 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 - 11.00

Benefits Advice Appointments

Benefits Advice Appointments

10.00 - 11.00
Individual
Daily
Pre book

Cancer affects more than just health - there are also financial implications, such as lost income and increased costs for things like heating and travel.

Our Benefits Advisor is here for anyone with cancer and their carers, to help them find out which benefits and other forms of practical help, like parking permits they may be entitled to.

He can help with the application process and assist with completing the necessary forms.

Appointments are available Mondays to Fridays 10-11am and Mondays to Thursdays 3-4pm.

11.00 - 15.00

Benefits Advice Drop-in

Benefits Advice Drop-in

11.00 - 15.00
Individual
Daily
Drop in

Cancer affects more than just health - there are also financial implications, such as lost income and increased costs for things like heating and travel.

Our Benefits Advisor is here for anyone with cancer and their carers, to help them find out which benefits and other forms of practical help, like parking permits they may be entitled to.

He can help with the application process and assist with completing the necessary forms.

Drop in to the Centre to see our Benefits Advisor on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays between 11am and 3pm or Fridays between 11-1pm.

13.15 - 14.15

Gentle Exercise

Gentle Exercise

13.15 - 14.15
Group session
Weekly
Drop in

Evidence shows that exercise offers many benefits for people with cancer, from reducing fatigue and improving wellness and physical fitness. 

Our gentle exercise sessions with Victoria are for all abilities, using some equipment including small weights and resistance bands. The exercises can be tailored to suit your needs.   

14.30 - 16.00

Nutrition Workshop

Nutrition Workshop

14.30 - 16.00
Group session
Fortnightly
Pre book

Victoria Mann is a specialist dietitian with over seven years of NHS experience working as an advanced dietitian at the Churchill Hospital.  

In this free interactive session Victoria will talk through what a nutritious diet is and tackle common myths about food and cancer. She will also explore the common challenges people face and explain some strategies to overcome these. There will be plenty of time for questions too.

15.00 - 16.00

Benefits Advice Appointments

Benefits Advice Appointments

15.00 - 16.00
Individual
Daily
Pre book

Cancer affects more than just health - there are also financial implications, such as lost income and increased costs for things like heating and travel.

Our Benefits Advisor is here for anyone with cancer and their carers, to help them find out which benefits and other forms of practical help, like parking permits they may be entitled to.

He can help with the application process and assist with completing the necessary forms.

Appointments are available Mondays to Fridays 10-11am and Mondays to Thursdays 3-4pm.

 

16.00 - 17.00

Information Session for Professional Visitors

Information Session for Professional Visitors

16.00 - 17.00
Individual
Every 1 Weeks
Pre book

This session is an opportunity to see the building and hear about our programme of support. Professional visitors are required to contact Maggie's Oxford on 01865 751882 or oxford@maggiescentres.org to book a place.

Fri
31

January

Fri 31st January

09.00 - 17.00

Cancer Support — Drop-In

Cancer Support — Drop-In

09.00 - 17.00
Individual
Weekly
Drop in

If you've got questions or worries about cancer, just drop into 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 - 11.00

Benefits Advice Appointments

Benefits Advice Appointments

10.00 - 11.00
Individual
Daily
Pre book

Cancer affects more than just health - there are also financial implications, such as lost income and increased costs for things like heating and travel.

Our Benefits Advisor is here for anyone with cancer and their carers, to help them find out which benefits and other forms of practical help, like parking permits they may be entitled to.

He can help with the application process and assist with completing the necessary forms.

Appointments are available Mondays to Fridays 10-11am and Mondays to Thursdays 3-4pm.

11.00 - 15.00

Benefits Advice Drop-in

Benefits Advice Drop-in

11.00 - 15.00
Individual
Daily
Drop in

Cancer affects more than just health - there are also financial implications, such as lost income and increased costs for things like heating and travel.

Our Benefits Advisor is here for anyone with cancer and their carers, to help them find out which benefits and other forms of practical help, like parking permits they may be entitled to.

He can help with the application process and assist with completing the necessary forms.

Drop in to the Centre to see our Benefits Advisor on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays between 11am and 3pm or Fridays between 11-1pm.

12.00 - 15.00

Where Now? Support beyond treatment

Where Now? Support beyond treatment

12.00 - 15.00
Group session
Weekly
Pre book

Where Now? is a six-week course for anyone who has finished their cancer treatment. It offers skills and techniques to support you through this transition period and beyond.

Where Now? helps you manage the physical, emotional and practical issues you may face after your treatment has finished, through a series of group sessions each lasting around three hours. Each session is led by a Cancer Support Specialist and offers the chance to explore key issues and concerns alongside other people in a similar situation.

Discussions during the course focus on the following topics:

  • Exercise
  • Healthy eating
  • Emotional wellbeing
  • Managing post-treatment challenges
  • Partnering with your medical team
  • Keeping up momentum
15.00 - 16.00

Benefits Advice Appointments

Benefits Advice Appointments

15.00 - 16.00
Individual
Daily
Pre book

Cancer affects more than just health - there are also financial implications, such as lost income and increased costs for things like heating and travel.

Our Benefits Advisor is here for anyone with cancer and their carers, to help them find out which benefits and other forms of practical help, like parking permits they may be entitled to.

He can help with the application process and assist with completing the necessary forms.

Appointments are available Mondays to Fridays 10-11am and Mondays to Thursdays 3-4pm.

 

Mon
3

February

Mon 3rd February

09.00 - 17.00

Cancer Support — Drop-In

Cancer Support — Drop-In

09.00 - 17.00
Individual
Weekly
Drop in

If you've got questions or worries about cancer, just drop into 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 - 11.00

Benefits Advice Appointments

Benefits Advice Appointments

10.00 - 11.00
Individual
Daily
Pre book

Cancer affects more than just health - there are also financial implications, such as lost income and increased costs for things like heating and travel.

Our Benefits Advisor is here for anyone with cancer and their carers, to help them find out which benefits and other forms of practical help, like parking permits they may be entitled to.

He can help with the application process and assist with completing the necessary forms.

Appointments are available Mondays to Fridays 10-11am and Mondays to Thursdays 3-4pm.

11.00 - 15.00

Benefits Advice Drop-in

Benefits Advice Drop-in

11.00 - 15.00
Individual
Daily
Drop in

Cancer affects more than just health - there are also financial implications, such as lost income and increased costs for things like heating and travel.

Our Benefits Advisor is here for anyone with cancer and their carers, to help them find out which benefits and other forms of practical help, like parking permits they may be entitled to.

He can help with the application process and assist with completing the necessary forms.

Drop in to the Centre to see our Benefits Advisor on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays between 11am and 3pm or Fridays between 11-1pm.

11.00 - 13.00

Creative Writing Group

Creative Writing Group

11.00 - 13.00
Group session
Weekly
Pre book

A supportive group facilitated by one of our Cancer Support Specialists

Time set aside to explore thoughts, feelings and creative ideas using a variety of resources such as prompts to help words flow. No previous experience needed.

15.00 - 16.00

Benefits Advice Appointments

Benefits Advice Appointments

15.00 - 16.00
Individual
Daily
Pre book

Cancer affects more than just health - there are also financial implications, such as lost income and increased costs for things like heating and travel.

Our Benefits Advisor is here for anyone with cancer and their carers, to help them find out which benefits and other forms of practical help, like parking permits they may be entitled to.

He can help with the application process and assist with completing the necessary forms.

Appointments are available Mondays to Fridays 10-11am and Mondays to Thursdays 3-4pm.