The course is a eight (8) week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction program developed by Barb Hancock and Tina Gibson to address specific issues and challenges faced by those dealing with cancer. The program follows the format established for Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy or MBCT. MBCT combines mindfulness practices with cognitive therapy to address difficult and challenging emotionalContinue Reading
The next movies are “Before I go to Sleep” starring Nicole Kidman, Colin Firth and Mark Strong and “The Judge” starring Robert Downey, Vera Farmiga and Robert Duval. See attached poster - Poster Film night 26 Oct 2014 Before I go to Sleep and The Judge 2 To be shown on Sunday, 26th October 2014 at 6.00pm. One nightContinue Reading
Our next Twilight Talk will be held on Wednesday, 20th August, 6.00 – 7.00pm. The topic is “Oncology Massage and Lymphatic Drainage Massage; what are they and are they of benefit to me?” Sarah Trangmar and Judy Valero are the presenters. Both Sarah and Judy are two of the experienced practitioners in oncology and lymphaticContinue Reading
Five clients who have been participants of the ‘Balance through Art’ course at the Centre are part of SALA this coming August. Their exhibition, entitled “Healthy Inspirations” showcases some of the work they have produced during the year. Please come into the centre during August to take a look at their creativity.
A workshop with Dr Ian Gawler, Wednesday 17th September
Dr Ian Gawler will be presenting a full day workshop at the Unley Town Hall on Wednesday, 17th September on behalf of the Cancer Care Centre. Bookings are now open and seating is limited so please arrange your booking if you wish to attend. Tickets can be purchased directly from the Cancer Care Centre. Alternatively,Continue Reading
Every new referral to Physiotherapy Pilates Proactive is rewarded via their "Pay it Forward" program by way of a donation to the CCC
Physiotherapy Pilates Proactive is in the Pink Physiotherapy Pilates Proactive is one of the first SA practices to offer its clients the unique Pink Pilates program, which was developed in New Zealand and is especially designed to improve quality of life, wellbeing and overall health of individuals undergoing and recovering from treatment for cancer throughContinue Reading
Oscar Vital Max DA 900 is the premiere juice extractor for both soft and hard Fruit and Vegetables. It extracts the maximum juice from celery, carrots, peppers, radishes, cabbage, kale, in fact all vegetables including leafy greens such as parsley and spinach, all without destroying the vital enzymes. Whether taking care of your own health, orContinue Reading
Join a unique group of individuals highly committed to supporting our cancer patients & their families.
You may have never thought to be a member of the Cancer Care Centre but you can become a “Friend of Cancer Care Centre”. Friends proudly support the complementary support services of the Cancer Care Centre, spreading good news, becoming involved in social activities & participating in fund raising projects. Your involvement will continue to support and provide services for thoseContinue Reading
Why not give a Cancer Care Centre Gift Certificate to a loved one for a special occasion? The Certificates enables the holder to have a one hour therapy of their choice and are priced as follows. Members – $40, Organisation Members – $60, Non-Members $85 Call in to the Cancer Care Centre to collect or phoneContinue Reading
Chloe and Mandy of THE BASIN HAIRCUTTERS, 104 Goodwood Road, Goodwood have raised over $33,500 for the Cancer Care Centre. This is a hugh act of unselfish effort as the original target was $10,000. The generosity of these ladies, their friends, clients and acquaintances in contributing more than $33,500 has everyone at the Centre inContinue Reading
Our Therapists are as follows at the Cancer Care Centre in 2014. Trudi Cain (Remedial Massage) – 1st & 3rd Monday afternoons of each month, 1.30pm & 2.45pm. Ryan Moore (Cranio Sacral,Myofascial,Relaxation,Remedial) – Monday mornings, 9.30am,10.45am,12 noon. Reiko Fujiike (Reflexology, Reiki) – 2nd and 4th Monday afternoons of each month, 1.30pm & 2.45pm, note 30 minutes appointments.Continue Reading
It is easy to become a member, just tab Membership and follow the directions
Membership payments/renewals are available on-line. Simply tab Membership, then select your appropriate payment – Individual/Joint, Concessional, Organisation or the Healthy Living Magazine. Paypal account payments are available, together with Visa or Mastercard Credit card payments. It is easy to become a member!
A very significant milestone was celebrated on 24th July 2013 to mark 27 years volunteering at the Cancer Care Centre by Don Caddy.
A function was held on 24th July to mark Don’s milestone of 27 years volunteering at the Cancer Care Centre. In October 1985 a group of medical professionals together with people with cancer and their carers met and shared a vision to develop a Wellbeing centre for South Australia. Don Caddy was one of thisContinue Reading