Portsmouth & South East Hants Support Group

About the Group

Our meetings will be held at: (unless otherwise stated)

The Link
Cosham Baptist Church
48 Havant Road


Admission £2 to include refreshments

The group are prepared to give talks to local groups and organisations on osteoporosis.

Local group contacts no. 01329833114  02392811209 nos.portsmouth@outlook.com


Jo Sayer Regional Development Manager/ Specialist Nurse
Telephone 07766475013 

Programme 2017:

9th March Drug Interactions and Pain Relief.
Simon Norman, Pharmacist, Queen Alexandra Hospital.

20th April Footcare Joint meeting with ‘Partners in Pain’.
Gosport & Fareham
Dr. L. Cherry, Lecturer in Podiatric Rheumatology, Southampton University.

11th May Dental Health and Osteoporosis
Annabel Wheatley, Oral Surgeon Queen Alexandra Hospital.
Support Group Annual Review

21st June Love Your Bones: 2017

14th September The National Osteoporosis Helpline.
Complementary Therapies and Osteoporosis.
Rachel Ashcroft-Hands, Osteoporosis Specialist Nurse.

12th October Eye Care
Keith Malcolm, Senior Clinical Manager, Queen Alexandra Hospital.

9th November Preparation for Winter Falls Prevention & Home Exercises
Adi Phillips, Falls Prevention Co-ordinator, Southern Health Trust.

7th December Medical Update
Dr Steven Young-Min, Clinical Director, Rheumatology Dept. Queen Alexandra Hospital

Special Events in 2017

21st June 2017
Love Your Bones: 2017
Mountbatten Centre, Portsmouth
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13th August 2017
Cream tea and bake sale
The Wheel House, Hill Head
Click here for more details   Craft sale

25th October 2017
Mini Love Your Bones
Locks Heath
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9th December 2017
Christmas tea dance
St Colman's Church
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Portsmouth Hospital Newsletter July 2017

Love your bones 2017

Doreen Smith, Oscar, Margo Berry

Please click here for all patient education / newly diagnosed events