Upcoming Events and Talks


Choir practice 

We are excited to announce that ARC Cancer Support Centres have put together a choir called the ARC Angels.

We will be holding our choir practice in St Ann's Church on Dawson St on the Wednesday 26th June and Wednesday 31st July from 6.15 pm -7.45 pm

For more information on joining our choir please contact:

Linda on 01-7078880 or Amy on 01-8307333 or email amy@arccancersupport.ie 

Open Mens Support Group

Open mens group will be meeting at 11am-12.30pm on Thursday the 25th July in Eccles St. 

See you there if you can make it.

If you would like to join this group please call Amy on 01-8307333 or email amy@arccancersupport.ie

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Secondary Peer Support Group

Will be meeting on Wednesday 7th August from 11-12.30, in Eccles St, looking forward to seeing you if you can make it.


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New Stoma Care Support Group

Will be meeting on Wednesday 31st July in South Circular Road at 5.30pm.  To find out about joining this group please call Linda on 01-7078880

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Castleknock Community Outreach- Laurel Lodge

Will be taking place on Tuesday the 13th August from 11-12.30.

Looking forward to seeing you all there.

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Womens Peer Support Group

Will be meeting on Tuesday the 13th August in Eccles St from 6-7.30pm. 

Looking forward to seeing you there.

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Citizens Information

Citizens Information will be coming into each house to help anybody who needs some advice.

South Circular Road location on Friday TBC 11-12.

Eccles St location on Thursday TBC 11-12.

To book your place please call Yvonne/Linda to book a place.

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Back to Work Talk

We will welcome Angela Buckley, Organisational Therapist, into ARC Eccles St. Tuesday 24th September 5.30pm

To book your you place please call Amy on 01-8307333 amy@arccancersupport.ie

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Fatigue Talk

We will welcome Prof Deirdre Connolly into ARC on Thursday 22nd August at 10.30am into Eccles St.This talk will help provide answers to questions about cancer-related fatigue. It will also offer techniques and day-to-day considerations to more effectively self-manage the condition after treatment.

To book your place please call Amy on 01-8307333 or email amy@arccancersupport.ie

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Bereavement Talk

ARC Eccles St. will welcome Virginia Kerr to give a talk on bereavement on Thursday 5th September at 10.30am.  Living through difficult times relating to death, dying and bereavement is both challenging and emotionally painful.This talk aims to provide participants with the opportunity to explore and discuss the different aspects of grief, their own relationship with bereavement and to find support for themselves and others on this very personal journey.

To book your place please call Amy on 01-8307333 or email amy@arccancersupport.ie

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New Chair Yoga

We are excited to introduce Chair Yoga to ARC in Eccles St. 

Chair yoga can lessen the impact of chronic illnesses and can help with stress management and coping with pain.  Ground your mind and body with this chair flow.  Perfect for all levels.  This routine is a great way to relax from head to toe without the stress of getting out of your chair.  Open your hips, move your shoulders and neck and lengthen your spine with this practice.

To book your place please contact Yvonne or Amy on 01-8307333.

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Boots Positive Appearance

We are delighted to announce that Boots will be coming in to ARC on Tuesday the 15th October to give a talk and demonstration on make up application and other helpful tips when going through cancer. 

South circular road time: 10.15 am - 12.15 pm call Linda to book your place 01-7078880

Eccles st time: 14.15 pm - 16.15 pm call Amy to book your place 01-8307333

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