Herald - Issue 449

Page 44 • The HERALD • 16th November 2023 v SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL SPECIALISTS v Health, Beauty & Wellbeing FOUR SEASONS DENTURE CENTRE MORE THAN JUST A DENTAL LABORATORY If you want the best quality dentures in a relaxed, friendly and professional environment then call today for a free consultation Tel: 023 8084 6443 Mobile: 07919 074360 1 HOUR DENTURE REPAIRS North Road, Dibden Purlieu, Southampton SO45 4RE NEED NEW DENTURES? CHIROPODY/PODIATRY 07895 691290 Kerry Grassick BSc (Hons) Podiatry MRCPod KG PODIATRY First Floor, South Street Shopping Centre, Hythe SO45 6EB * LIFT ACCESS * Email: kerrythepodiatrist@gmail.com Send your local news to The Editor, The Herald, 2 High Street, Hythe SO45 6AH SUPERB LOCAL RESOURCE Maureen Robb, Manager of the Waterside Cancer Support Centre, received a warm welcome to one of Hythe & Waterside Rotary’s speaker evenings. Maureen gave a presentation outlining how the organisation started, how it then came under the umbrella of Wessex Cancer Support, and how they are very dependent on Volunteers to provide vital services to local people who have been impacted by cancer. In a non-clinical, relaxed environment, people can seek support whilst surrounded by people who have experience of a cancer diagnosis themselves or someone close to them. In their o ces at e Grove in Hythe village, they o er a variety of services including wellbeing activities, support groups, complementary therapies and counselling. e Centre is experienced in supporting anyone who has been impacted by a cancer diagnosis including patients, loved ones and carers. Maureen Robb with Hythe & Waterside Rotary President, Jim Whitehouse Hythe & Waterside Rotary have always supported this most valuable local resource over the years and members were so grateful to learn more about the services the Centre provides. LIVING AFTER LOSS ‘Living A er Loss’ Bereavement Support Group is provided in Partnership with the Red and Green Practice, Hythe and Black eld Patient Participation Group, Waterside Health Centre. Meet others who have experienced loss, to talk and share in a safe environment. e team, led by Dot Croall, will be on hand to listen, and support you, and provide information on useful resources. Tea, co ee and snacks will be provided, and you are welcome to come and go at any time that suits you. Join them on the 2nd Monday of the month from 2pm to 4pm, at the Lighthouse Community Church, A326, Hardley Green. Please feel free to take a friend or relative along with you. eir next meet up is on Monday 11th December. ey also meet on the 4th Monday of the month at Bethany Gospel Hall, Holbury from 2pm to 4pm. For further information visit: www.LivingAfterLoss.co.uk or telephone Dot Croall: 023 8019 6643, email her direct at: dcroall@ hotmail.com or email: info@ LivingA erLoss.co.uk Waterside Cancer Support Centre o ers a welcoming space to talk about your concerns. Our friendly volunteers will give you a cuppa and a listening ear, or maybe you’d bene t from counselling or some complementary therapy. Come and nd us at e Grove, 25 St John’s Street, Hythe (opposite Lidl) or give us a call on 023 8178 0409. We’re open for drop-ins Monday to Friday from 10am until 1pm. Worried About Cancer? from Waterside Cancer Support Centre Parkinson’s Support e New Forest Branch of Parkinson’s UK welcome all Parkinson’s people and their Carers to join a fun chair based exercise class with the emphasis on functional tness, followed by co ee, biscuits and chat. e classes are held Tuesday mornings at 10.30am at the Boldre War Memorial Hall, Pilley, SO41 5QG. £3 per session (Carers free). Contact: 07595 927299, or just go along. e New Forest Branch of Parkinson’s UK meets on the third Thursday of each month at the Boldre War Memorial Hall, Pilley, SO41 5QG from 2pm to 4.30pm. Friendly support, information and social activities are available for all people with Parkinson’s, their Carers, families and friends. All new members are very welcome. No membership fees, but voluntary donations always welcome. Contact: 07595 927299 or visit: www.parkinsonsnewforest.org