Breast Cancer & Nutrition In this program you will increase your knowledge related to the role of nutrition and breast cancer. Suggestions for dietary changes to help in the prevention and/or recurrence of breast cancer are covered.
Location: Grand River Regional Cancer Centre, room J318
Date: Wednesday Sept 18 Oct 16 Nov 20 Dec 18
Time: 9:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Designed for: Those who have been a patient or have a family member at GRRCC can be registered for this program at this time. Patients who have used GRRCC initially, then continued their care elsewhere are also welcome.
Coping with Cancer This one-hour workshop is an introduction to the emotional, physiological, physical and practical issues faced by people diagnosed with cancer. In this workshop you will learn tips, supports and resources available to help you cope.
Date: Wednesday September 18 October 16 November 20 December 18
Time: 1:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in room J318
Designed for:Only those who have been a patient or have a family member at GRRCC can be registered at this time. This program is for members and family members.
Financial Cost of Cancer Come learn what financial options are available to help you! In this workshop you will receive an overview of the income maintenance programs and drug coverage options available to you. Applications for benefits will be available at the workshop.
This program is offered by the Canadian Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association Foundation. It is a coping skills workshop that helps women manage the appearance-related side-effects of treatment, such as hair loss and changes to skin tone. Trained cosmeticians and hair replacement professionals teach skin care, cover-up and hair alternatives, and provide solutions for women to look good and feel better. Participants are given a complimentary kit of cosmetics and personal care products for use at home.
Date: Wednesday Sept 11 Oct 9 Nov 13 Dec 4
Time: 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Designed for: members
Location: GRRCC in room J318
Date: Tuesday Sept 17 Oct 15 Nov 19 Dec 10
Time: 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Designed for: members
To register, please visit lookgoodfeelbetter.ca (external link). Select the HopeSpring or GRRCC location.