The management of the Perth & Kinross Prostate Cancer Support Group was recently assumed by Alister Walker who has taken over from retiring Chairman, Jonathan Coates.
Prostate Cancer groupWebJonathan spent nearly 10 years in the role during which time the Support  Group evolved into a very effective support platform for men who suffer from Prostate Cancer and their families.
Alister explained: “The role of the Support Group is to offer men and their families support when faced with the issues and problems related to Prostate Cancer.  It meets once a month in Perth between September and June.
“In my role I am anxious that Prostate Cancer awareness is is given top priority and this can be developed as a valuable service from Prostate Cancer UK.”
Advice and help are offered via a helpline on 0800 074 8383 and at

Pictured, from left, are: Marie-Noelle Coates, Jonathan Coates, Alister Walker and Ann McEwan who is the Scottish Co-ordinator of Prostate Cancer UK and responsible for Support Group Development.


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