We keep in touch with clinical nurse specialists, local cancer-specific support groups and a wide range of complementary therapists and mind/body/spirit practitioners.
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Fun was had by all at the 12-hour Hula Hoopathon at Bridport Leisure Centre. Surprising what you can do with a hoop when you put your mind, hands and hips to it...read more
From YES TO LIFE: learn how to make a Turmeric Latte! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c1QC6-qCgvk&t=1s ENCAUSTIC WAX sessions in February at Purbeck Workshop in Wool 12:30-2:30 on Fridays 2, 9 & 16 Feb run by Lyn Kirkland. For more...read more
Pathways to Care GOOD NEIGHBOURS are recruiting more volunteers, especially drivers. If you can help or know anyone who might, call 01308 420483. They are a great help to many of our members.read more
The Lymphoma Association's National Conference is in Manchester (where we went for Macmillan conference last year) on Saturday 12th May https://www.lymphomas.org.uk/information-and-support/patient-and-carer-conferences/national-conference-2018 . Let us know if...read more
If any of our THERAPISTS are ever able to offer free short sessions on Friday afternoons, do let us know. We are indebted to Anne and Amanda who come regularly each month but ad hoc sessions welcome too. Weldmar Hospice are also looking for volunteer therapists in...read more
Many of you seem to value the WORRY-BUSTING sessions we now offer monthly with counsellor Louise Wender. She is offering LT a Mental Health & Wellbeing (A Family Affair?) WORKSHOP in her usual interactive style on Wed 14th February 10am-12.00 in Bridport Catholic...read more
Guided nature walk around Allington Hill Weather and conditions underfoot permitting, the Allington Hillbillies are hosting a guided nature walk around Allington Hill for us, rounding off the walk around a bonfire with hot drinks. New and regular walkers all very...read more
The results of an afternoon well-spent with Gill Hulse, making glass sculptures.read more
Living Tree Workshops coming up: Mental Health & Wellbeing workshop with Louise Wender: Wednesday, 14th February, 10am-12.00 in central Bridport. Goal setting: Wednesday, 7th March, with Wendy in her sea-view home in Charmouth, to include lunch Puppet-making with...read more
The Living Tree owns a number of cancer related factual books (including cookbooks), leaflets, information booklets and novels. Our library is constantly added to. If there is a book you think is worth including into the library or you wish to borrow a book and can’t...read more
MHFA England are holding a MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID course on Saturday 17th and 24th February 9.30am-4pm, at Old King Street School, Bridport. Delegates must attend both dates. The course will teach you to: - Recognise the signs and symptoms of common mental health...read more