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NHS Grampian Health & Wellbeing Event for people affected by cancer

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Fine Peace Cafe

Sheddocksley Baptist Church

Eday Road

Aberdeen

AB15 6LN

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We would like to invite you to attend a Health and Wellbeing Event on either of the following dates:

Tuesday 20th June 2017 or Tuesday 26th September 2017

From 10am – 2..45pm at The Fine Peace Cafe, situated within Sheddocksley Baptist Church on Eday Road, Aberdeen, AB15 6LN

If you have recieved a recent diagnosis or if you are living with cancer, NHS Grampian is here to help.Whether you have just begun or finished treatment, you are being monitored, or you are living with metastatic disease, our Health and Wellbeing event could be for you.

You are welcome to bring a partner, relative, or a close friend with you also.



Programme

10.00am Registration

10.15am Welcome - Jinette Mathieson, Macmillan, Cancer Nurse Consultant, ARI

10.30am Emotional wellbeing - Dr Kirsten Jardine, Friends of ANCHOR, Clinical Psychologist

11.00am Healthy eating - Ms Claire McGee, Specialist Dietician, ARI

11.20am Break

11.30am Managing tiredness - Emma Kumar / Wendy Bloom, Specialist Physiotherapists, ARI

12.00 noon Buffet Lunch - Where you can visit information stands and chat with the other participants

12.45pm The benefits of physical activity - Katie Boddie, Macmillan Development Officer, Move More

1.15pm How to get the most out of your doctor's appointment - Dr Kirsten Cassidy, Lead Cancer GP, Aberdeenshire & Central

1.45pm Break

2.00pm Work & finance - Donna Lawie, Macmillan Cancer Centre Project, Grampian

2.30pm Questions / Closing remarks / Evaluation forms

2.45pm Finish


For catering purposes we would appreciate if you could let us know if you wish to attend, and also if you will be bringing someone with you.

Please do this by contacting Leigh Ewen on 01224 558662 or by email to nhsg.mcn@nhs.net


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Fine Peace Cafe

Sheddocksley Baptist Church

Eday Road

Aberdeen

AB15 6LN

United Kingdom

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