Cancer Information and Support CentreCANCER INFORMATION AND SUPPORT CENTRE. EVENTS CALENDAR 2012 Please contact the Patient Information and Support Centre (061) 485163, if you are interested in attending any of the programmes outlined below.
|"Time to adjust" 6 week programme.||Brief coping skills programme for patients recovering from cancer.||Dr Valleri Switzer.||2.15-3.45||14/09/12|
|Social work workshop.||Impact of diagnosesLoss of earnings,Entitlements.||Niamh Heffernan.||9:30-10:30||Date tbc|
|Focus group.||Patient information DVD review.||Cathleen Osborne.||7-8pm|
|Smoking cessation 4 week programme||Mary T Burke||Dates tbc|
|Mindfulness.8 week course consisting of 8, 2.5 hour classes, plus a daylong workshop.€80 per participant.||Life changing classes for reducing stress and learning to actively participate in improving your health and well-being.||Timothy Sweeney.|
|Haematology 2 week programme.||Dates tbc|
|Prostate cancer.||Men-only yoga classes||Sheila Kiely.||7-8pm|
|Palliative Care||Overview of palliative care services in the mid west region.||Palliative care team.||7-8pm||08/08/12|
|Radiotherapy.||Brena Moylan||Date tbc|
|Lung cancer education.||Rosemary Murphy.||Date tbc|
|Breast cancer.1-2 night programme||Breast awarenessReconstruction surgeryMenopausal symptoms.||Maureen Kyne||Dates tbc|
|Carers Workshop 2 night programme||Maureen KyneShirley Baker||Dates tbc|
Mid-Western Cancer Centre, Mid-Western
Regional Hospital, Dooradoyle, Limerick.
Tel: +353 (061) 482900 08.30 am to 17.30, Mon-Fri