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The Hero’s Journey

Our quartlerly program of helpful courses, counselling and support services for cancer patients and their families

Mondays

Young Women’s Support GroupYoung Women’s Support Group

1st & 3rd Monday of each month

Do you feel you would benefit from meeting with other women under 45yrs of age experiencing cancer? Our support group meets on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month to discuss topics such as medical issues, feelings and emotions in an informal confidential environment. This sharing can be quite beneficial in a sometimes lonelyContinue Reading

Journey to WellnessJourney to Wellness

please ring the Centre for next course start date

This six week course covers a range of topics specifically designed to assist cancer patients to maximize their well-being on a physical, emotional, psychological and spiritual level. This course is inspired by Dr Ian Gawler’s ‘Cancer Healing and Well-being’ course. It is run several times throughout the year, please ring the Centre for next startContinue Reading


Tuesdays

Meditation – IndividualMeditation – Individual

Appointment times are flexible

Learn how to meditate with an individual session with Lisa.

Men’s Support GroupMen’s Support Group

First and third Tuesday of the month

This group provides an opportunity for men to share their experiences, knowledge and feelings with others who are ‘in the same boat’ (or a similar one).


Wednesdays

Juicing Workshop…a great place to learnJuicing Workshop…a great place to learn

Are you new to juicing? Juicing is an easy and fast way to consume a tonne of vitamins, minerals, enzymes and antioxidants. It also helps to boost our energy, enhances our immune systems, assists in detoxing … and more. In this informative workshop you will learn: what to juice (and what not to juice) toContinue Reading

Yoga ClassesYoga Classes

Every Wednesday afternoon

It is safe, fun and easy to do. A typical class includes breathwork, gentle stretching and simple repetitive movements, conscious relaxation and meditation, inclusive of beautiful Yoga music.

Seeds for Health – Organic GardeningSeeds for Health – Organic Gardening

Topics for this 6-week course include: sowing seeds, creative garden design, permaculture and management, composting, water systems, mulch and more.

JuicingJuicing

First Wednesday of each Month

Juicing demonstrations are available at the Cancer Care Centre

Family & Friends Support GroupFamily & Friends Support Group

1st & 3rd Wednesday of each month

Carers need support too. This group aims to discuss the issues facing carers and how they can be supported in their important role in the cancer journey.


Thursdays

Exercise Your LymphaticsExercise Your Lymphatics

NB: NEXT WORKSHOP WILL BE HELD OVER TWO CONSECUTIVE SATURDAY AFTERNOONS. SATURDAY 30 JULY AND 6 AUGUST 2016 from 1.30pm – 4.30pm Please ring the Centre to put your name on the class list. This six week course will teach you safe and effective techniques to improve your lymphatic system function. Especially suited to anyContinue Reading

Thursday Women’s Support GroupThursday Women’s Support Group

1st & 3rd Thursday morning of each month

We are a friendly group who get together fortnightly to discuss topics such as family, medical issues, feelings and emotions in an informal confidential environment.


Fridays

The Hero’s JourneyThe Hero’s Journey

Create a personal book that tells your cancer story. The Hero’s Journey is a form of art therapy where participants will make a personal book that tells their cancer story. Book making and storytelling can be a wonderfully cathartic medium in art therapy to express a person’s journey using symbolic language. By creating a mythicalContinue Reading


Saturdays


Weekdays

Massage TherapiesMassage Therapies

Monday – Friday

We offer a range of massage therapies including Lymphatic Drainage, Gentle Oncology Massage, Bowen Therapy, Reflexology, Shiatsu and Kinesiology. We also offer non-manipulative therapies such as Reiki.

Resource CentreResource Centre

Open Monday to Friday 9:30am to 4.30pm

The Centre’s library and internet access computer are easy, convenient ways to get the information and inspiration you need.

Professional Counselling available Monday to FridayProfessional Counselling available Monday to Friday

Monday to Friday

Several qualified, experienced counsellors are available by appointment, to assist you with issues encountered on the cancer journey.