Support Group Calendar

Please visit our online calendar to see what our support groups are featuring each month.

Below are groups featuring guest speakers or something special.

BCS Young Women: Monday 25 September, from 7pm 
Domain Lodge (Auckland Cancer Society), Boyle Cres. Grafton (parking available at the Lodge)
Verity Thom, a sex and couple therapist, will join young women aged between 20 and 45 who have experienced breast cancer, to talk about how to regain vibrant sexuality post-diagnosis. Verity has spoken to the group in the past, and gave a fascinating presentation at our AGM this year so we are delighted to welcome her back to our Young Women's Group.

Free Moving Forward After Cancer Workshop

With Jan Haworth, Life 2.0
7pm, Thursday 28 September
104 The Drive, Epsom, Auckland

Bookings essential by 26 Sept. to  021 22 77 069 or jan@life20.co.nz
Finishing cancer treatment brings its own challenges. You may feel lost, have low energy and fatigue, plus anxiety about recurrence. Join Jan in this informative discussion on actions you can take to start feeling better again and move forward after cancer.

Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day

Wednesday 18 October 2017 6:30 to 8:30pm
Lecture Theatre 505 - 007, Ground Floor, Building 505
Auckland University Medical School
85 Park Road Grafton

Join us for an information evening about breast reconstruction after breast cancer. Leading reconstructive and plastic surgeons present the facts and the options.
This free session is open to the public and medical professionals. Drinks and nibbles will be served.

For more information or to register:
0800 BC NURSE (0800 226 8773)
breastnurse@bcf.org.nz
www.breastcancerfoundation.org.nz/bra-day


Upcoming Events

Regaining sexual vibrancy post breast cancer

Monday 25 September 2017, 7pm-9pm
Domain Lodge (Auckland Cancer Society) 1 Boyle Cres, Grafton

*** Please note: parking at the Lodge may be restricted due to another event ***

If you're a young woman struggling with intimacy issues after breast cancer, or wanting to know when to tell a new partner about your cancer, Sex and Relationship Therapist Verity Thom may have some insights for you. Join BCS Young Women and Verity for an evening of talk, discussion and, information.