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Christmas ClosureChristmas Closure

The Centre will be closed from 4.30pm Friday 19 December and will reopen at 9.30am Monday 5 January 2015. The Board, Staff and Volunteers wish all our members a happy and safe holiday break. See you at the Centre in the New Year.

New Principal Patron for Cancer Care CentreNew Principal Patron for Cancer Care Centre

Cancer Care Centre is pleased to announce that His Excellency the Honourable Hieu Van Le AO, Governor of South Australia has agree to become our Principal Patron. We thank His Excellency and look forward to his patronage during his term of office.

Become a Cancer Care ChampionBecome a Cancer Care Champion

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

New courses and activities coming in  2015New courses and activities coming in 2015

  We have several new courses and activities beginning in 2015: Music Therapy with Djembe (African) drums – music therapy can have a variety of positive effects on health and well-being.  No musical talent is required to be part of a drumming class, just a willingness to try something new and have a bit ofContinue Reading

Lymphatic Massage now on offer at the CentreLymphatic Massage now on offer at the Centre

Lymphatic stimulation massage helps to stimulate a normal-but-sluggish lymphatic system, aiding in injury recovery and detoxification. The Centre has four specially trained lymphatic massage practitioners.  They can help monitor limb size and offer manual lymphatic drainage, education in self massage, exercise and skin care.  The massage is very gentle and helps direct lymph to otherContinue Reading

Cancer Care Centre Annual Report 2014Cancer Care Centre Annual Report 2014

Cancer Care Centre Annual Report 2014 [PDF: 650kb]

Movies on Sunday Night @ The PiccadillyMovies on Sunday Night @ The Piccadilly

Sunday, 7 December 2014 at 6.00pm

The next movies are “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” starring Steve Carell, Bella Thome and Jennifer Garner and “Exodus: Gods and Kings” starring Christian Bale, Aaron Paul, Sigourney Weaver and Joel Edgerton. See attached poster – Poster Film night 7 December 2014 Alexander the Terrible and Exodus Gods and Kings To be shown on Sunday, 7thContinue Reading

Physiotherapy Pilates Proactive and the Cancer Care CentrePhysiotherapy Pilates Proactive and the Cancer Care Centre

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

Plant Based Cooking – a recipe book by Di CorneliusPlant Based Cooking – a recipe book by Di Cornelius

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 .

Oscar Vital Max DA 900 Juicing MachineOscar Vital Max DA 900 Juicing Machine

Now available from the Cancer Care Centre

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

Happy Pink DayHappy Pink Day

Hairhouse Warehouse Harbourtown fundraising events raised $10,000 for the Centre

Cancer Care Centre client Llara Loveday created fundraising events with Hairhouse Warehouse Harbourtown and raised $10,000 for the Centre.

Give A Gift CertificateGive A Gift Certificate

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 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 raise over $33,500!Chloe and Mandy raise over $33,500!

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

St Andrew’s Hospital and Cancer Care CentreSt Andrew’s Hospital and Cancer Care Centre

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.

Therapists at the Cancer Care CentreTherapists at the Cancer Care Centre

Our Therapists for 2014

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. Judy Valero (Oncology,Lymphodema, Bowen,Relaxation, Remedial, EFT) – 1st & 3rd Tuesdays of each month, 9.30am,10.45am,12 noon. Sarah Trangmar (Continue Reading

Support groupsSupport groups

Meets 1st and 3rd Wednesdays, 2.00-3.00pm

We are aiming to commence a new Carer’s Group and a Patients’ Support Group soon.

Membership on-line paymentsMembership on-line payments

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!

Water PurifiersWater Purifiers

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.

Let us be judges of our own wellbeing – an article by Grant CameronLet us be judges of our own wellbeing – an article by Grant Cameron

Science doesn’t have all the answers, and health treatment shouldn’t be an either/or choice, writes Grant Cameron.

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