Our educational talks
ARC hosts a series of free talks throughout the year as part of our services to support people affected by cancer, their families and loved ones.
If you want to learn more about our upcoming talks, please see our services calendar or get in touch with us directly.
ARC works in collaboration with Health Care Professionals to provide educational and informational talks on various topics relating to a cancer diagnosis and cancer care.
These talks can be supportive for people from early diagnosis through treatment and beyond. Family members and loved ones are welcome to attend the information events. Please follow this link for upcoming talks, events and programmes.
ARC holds a number of talks on tips and techniques for managing symptoms that arise as side effects of cancer or in response to treatments. These talks provide practical information to help with wellbeing and self-image.
Topics covered in these talks include: nutrition, physical activity, dealing with cancer fatigue, effective pain management strategies and positive appearances.
Help with palliative care & bereavement
ARC offers a series of talks for friends and family dealing on palliative care and how it improves the quality of life of patients.
Through our talks on bereavement ARC provide participants with the opportunity to explore and discuss the different stages of grief and how to find support in this personal journey.
All of our services are free of charge
What we offer
ARC offers a range of complementary therapies free of charge in group classes and workshops.
Open men's support group
Manual Lymph Drainage
Open women's support group
Cancer Thrive & Survive
Time to Adjust
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