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Library items, including Macmillan brochures

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.

By using the menu at the top of the page you can access details of local groups, hospital transport and further resources and links.

We are building up a library of relevant books and hold a wide range of Macmillan Cancer Support leaflets. We have reviewed a number of the books in our library.

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Call for therapists for the occasional Friday afternoon

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 the...

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Worry-busting session with Louise Wender

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...

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Workshops in early 2018

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...

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Our library

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...

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MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID COURSE

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...

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DORSET CANCER CARE FOUNDATION

DORSET CANCER CARE FOUNDATION continue to assist people with cancer throughout Dorset in a personal way to meet their specific needs. They have provided a range of support from the provision of grants for shoes and clothing, surgical bras and prosthetics, transport...

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National conference on the Use of Herbs and Plants

21st June 2nd National Conference on the Use of Herbs and Plants at the Barber/Surgeons Hall in London, to include up-to-date evidence on herbs and how to buy and use them in everyday life. The conference will focus on practicalities such as how to grow, harvest,...

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