Plymouth Area

Plymouth & Area Support Group

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

The Abbey Hall St Andrews Church Catherine Street Plymouth PL1 2AD

Time: 2pm - 4pm

A big hello from the Plymouth Area Support Group. 

We would love to see you, we are a lively, friendly group and would welcome you to our meetings.


Volunteers needed: If you happen to have a few hours spare and would like to help in the organisation of the group please do get in touch with Linda Toulson (contact details below) for an informal chat.

The group are specifically looking for people to fill these particular roles:

  • Group contact: point of contact for information regarding group meetings

  • Membership Secretary

  • Someone to take notes at committee meetings and circulate

  • Programme Secretary

  • Website officer: to ensure the group’s website page/forum are up to date

Linda Toulson Regional Development Manager
South West & South Central National Osteoporosis Society

Telephone : 07710 743613 


Programme 2018

Monday 17th September 2018
Sally Maywell, Community Pharmacist   

Monday 12th November 2018
Sine Rickard Physiotherapist AND Lucy Pritchard, Dietician



Newly Diagnosed Session

Newly Diagnosed Session

 Tuesday 2nd October 2018


Venue: Leisure Centre, Derriford Hospital

The programme will include: Osteoporosis: what you need to know Lifestyle advice: diet and exercise Information about how the National Osteoporosis Society can help you. Places are limited so please BOOK your place to attend by contacting: Linda Toulson, Tel: 07710 743 613 Email:


Programme 2019

Monday March 25th 2019
Joe Turpin

Tuesday June 4th 2019
Osteoporosis Medial Update
Dr Nick Viner and Dr Jo Davies.  

Tuesday  July 16th 2019
Kamran Ali. Associate Professor
Oral Surgeon

Tuesday November 19th 2019
Emma Cowley or an associate
Podiatrist from the University in Plymouth.