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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. Next course commencing on 31st October 2016. Topics covered include: Cancer and the Immune SystemContinue Reading


Tuesdays

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

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.

Juicing WorkshopJuicing Workshop

First Wednesday of each Month

Juicing demonstrations are available at the Cancer Care Centre

Meditation – GroupMeditation – Group

Wednesday mornings

Learn and experience the benefits of meditation and how you can use this powerful tool in your healing journey.


Thursdays

Exercise Your LymphaticsExercise Your Lymphatics

NB: NEXT WORKSHOP WILL BE HELD OVER TWO CONSECUTIVE SATURDAY AFTERNOONS. SATURDAY 26 NOVEMBER AND 3 DECEMBER 2016 from 1.30pm – 4.30pm Please ring the Centre to put your name on the class list. This workshop will teach you safe and effective techniques to improve your lymphatic system function. Especially suited to any pre orContinue 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.