Great South Coast Community Cancer Expo (Can-Ex)

October 19, 2019 @ 12:00 AM

Can-Ex, hosted by Deakin University, is a free one-day support and information event for people affected by cancer, their family and friends, health professionals and the wider Great South Coast community.

There will be a Q&A session on the day:

  • 'Radiotherapy, chemotherapy or immunotherapy: what are they and are they provided in the Great South Coast region?

Workshops to be held include:

  • Exercise
  • The emotional impact of cancer
  • Advanced Care Planning
  • Look Good, Feel Better
  • I am a carer, where can I find support?
  • Men and cancer, who to connect with?
  • What is palliative care?
  • Where to start when I have cancer?
  • Talking about death and dying won't kill you

There will also be a tai chi session and a 'come and try' with the South C Dragon Boats.

Visit the Can-Ex website to register, view the program or find out further information.