SHINING THROUGH is Cancer Care Centre’s upcoming photographic fundraiser celebrating the inner strength, courage and spirit of people touched by cancer. Beautifully photographed black and white portraits will capture each individual’s inner strength that shines through when fighting cancer. If you have had cancer, or have been personally affected by a cancer diagnosis, we wouldContinue Reading
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Would you like to be part of an amazing adventure and at the same time raise funds to support Cancer Care Centre to provide services for people with cancer and their families? You may choose to ride with friends, ride on behalf of someone travelling the cancer journey or in memory of a loved one.Continue Reading
An informative session held monthly on Tuesday evenings. Next Twilight Talk: Tuesday 8 March Topic: Paul Kern (Naturopath) will talk about keeping well during Chemo and Radiation treatment. This is a repeat of the well received talk that Paul gave in 2014. All new members and those that missed out last time are encouraged toContinue Reading
Your Monthly Donation will make you a Cancer Care Champion. Cancer Care Champions: Proudly support the work of Cancer Care Centre Advocate for the Centre within their community Support exclusive, tailored courses to educate and empower the individual Include Cancer Care Centre as a charity of choice in their workplace Support members and their familiesContinue Reading
Lymphatic Massage is now being offered at the Centre Massage is a popular way to help the body relax and return to a state of ease. There are many different types of massage, for different therapeutic benefits. Lymphatic stimulation massage helps to stimulate a normal-but-sluggish lymphatic system, aiding in injury recovery and detoxification. Manual lymphaticContinue Reading
Cancer Care Centre Annual Report 2014 [PDF: 650kb]
Note - change of venue
We are showing one movie in February, “The Lady in the Van” starring the wonderful Maggie Smith in the title role. To be shown on Sunday, 14 February at 6.00pm. NOTE – we are trialing one movie for this showing. Patrons receive a free raffle ticket – prize drawn the night. One night only! TicketsContinue Reading
As with many traditional medicines the use of essential oils had fallen by the wayside, while medicine pursued the exciting new promise of pharmaceutical drugs. Despite the fact that many of these drugs are plant based essential oils were put in the “warm fuzzy but ineffectual” basket.
Now available from the Cancer Care Centre
Our former ‘Plant-based Cooking’ course chef, Di Cornelius, decided write a book on her favourite recipies for Cancer Care Centre in her retirement .
Available from the Cancer Care Centre
Why not give a Cancer Care Centre Gift Certificate to a loved one for a special occasion? The Certificates entitles the holder to: two (2) therapies of their choice (for current financial members and their immediate family) or one (1) one hour therapy of their choice (for non-members or extended family members) All gift certificates areContinue Reading
New method of slowing Prostate Cancer growth
Scientists have discovered a new way of slowing the growth of prostate cancer. Experiments have successfully targeted the activity of non-cancerous cells that encourage the tumour to grow. By changing the way these “fibroblast” cells behave, scientists were able to slow down the growth of cancer in mice. Experts say it could form the basisContinue Reading
Just an amazing effort
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
Together supporting cancer patients
Discussion and planning are underway between St Andrew’s Hospital and Cancer Care Centre with the objective of developing a closer relationship which will benefit the Hospital’s cancer patients.
Our Therapists for 2015
Our Therapists are as follows at the Cancer Care Centre in 2015. Trudi Cain (Massage – Remedial) – Monday afternoons (fortnightly) Ryan Moore (Massage – Cranio Sacral,Myofascial,Relaxation,Remedial) – Monday mornings Angela Hart (Reiki) – Monday afternoons (fortnightly) Judy Valero (Massage – Oncology,Lymphodema, Bowen,Relaxation, Remedial, EFT) – Tuesday mornings (fortnightly) Anne Marie Halligan (Massage – Oncology,CranioContinue 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!
Add purity and elegance to your kitchen today
Purifiers (Aust) Pty Ltd will provide their Seagull IV water purification system to Cancer Care Centre members at a discounted price.
Science doesn’t have all the answers, and health treatment shouldn’t be an either/or choice, writes Grant Cameron.
Are you a member of a group or organization that will be interested in hearing about Cancer Care Centre and complementary care?
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).