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Online peer facilitated support group
Upcoming group sessions on Zoom:Monday 27 November 2023 at 11am and 7pmFriday 22 December 2023 at 11am and 7pm
Tēnā koutou katoa I'd like to invite you to share an informal Zoom 'cuppa and chat' with me on Monday 27 November and Friday 22 December.I'm hosting two sessions on both days, one at 11am and the other at 7pm, and I hope you'll be able to join me. We'll share our experiences of breast cancer 'over a cuppa', and give and receive support within a confidential and peer-facilitated space. Please pre-register for the group you would like to attend - there's more information below - and I'll look forward to seeing you at one - or both! - of our sessions. - Liz Pennington, Chair Breast Cancer Support AotearoaWhat we'll doWe'll talk and share our experiences with others within a confidential and safe space.We welcome anyone with a lived experience of breast cancer (of any age and stage of their breast cancer journey) to participate in this peer-led online support group. The group provides a welcoming space to connect with others who share similar experiences, a place to give and receive support.We know lives are busy and so we're offering two group sessions, one at 11am and the other at 7pm. Both sessions will run approximately one hour.If you'd like to talk, listen, and share with others, grab a cuppa and join us.Both sessions will be facilitated by BCS Chair, Liz Pennington, who is a breast cancer survivor and works within the health and wellbeing space. Pre-register herePlease click on the link below for the group or groups you'd like to join. Once registered, you'll receive a confirmation email with the details for joining the meeting. These emails can sometimes go to Junk or Spam folders, so please check if you don't receive a confirmation from Zoom. If you don't receive any confirmation at all, please email us. If you'd like to attend and prefer not to pre-register or are unable to pre-register, please email us and we'll register you.
Register for Monday 27 November 11am Register for Monday 27 November 7pm Register for Friday 22 December 11amRegister for Friday 22 December 7pmWe look forward to seeing you!Nga mihi nui Breast Cancer Support Aotearoa (BCS)email@example.com
Our Christchurch Support Group meets every third Sunday of the month for lunch or morning tea at various cafes around Christchurch. Join us for a coffee, food, and plenty of good conversation. Phone 0800 273 222 for more information or visit our Facebook page for the latest meeting dates, places and times (PM us if you like). We look forward to seeing you.
A social walking group meets in various locations on the North Shore (Auckland) for gentle walks and coffee. We post details on our site when we receive them so please check back with us for notice of upcoming walks or contact Judith or Mae for information.Judith 027 2414 515 Mae 021 530 594
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