The Northern Trust is hosting a Health & Wellbeing event entitled “Living with and Beyond Colorectal Cancer” on Wednesday 25th September 2019, 9.45am- 1.00pm, in the Rosspark Hotel, 20 Doagh Road, Kells, Ballymena BT42 3LZ. This event is designed for patients who have completed or are still receiving treatment for colorectal cancer, and who would like more information on how to move on after a diagnosis. The event provides a range of health and wellbeing advice for patients in the Northern Trust area and features expert speakers covering the following subjects:
Colorectal Cancer – what’s next?
Diet and nutrition
Why exercise is important
Looking after yourself – managing stress and anxiety
Coping with fatigue
The event will also include a real story from someone who has been on a similar journey to yours.
There will be a tea / coffee break when you will have the opportunity to chat to the health professionals and others with cancer and their families.
There will also be time to visit information stands with local information about the following:
Fitness / physical activity
Benefits / financial advice
Macmillan Information & Support service
Cancer Focus NI
Boots pharmacy / beauty advice
Bowel Cancer UK
For more information or to register for a place contact your Colorectal Clinical Nurse Specialist or the NHSCT Macmillan Information and Support Service on 028 9442 4046 or email CancerInformation@northerntrust.hscni.net