We offer Information & Education sessions as part of Cork ARC Cancer Support House's service to support cancer patients and their families.

At Cork ARC we offer our visitors the opportunity to find out specific information from the Cork ARC team and specialists in the field, on topics such as diet and nutrition, hormonal therapies, bereavement, lymphoedema, prostate cancer and beauty / styling during and after cancer. 

To book your place on our upcoming group programmes, please contact Cork ARC in Cork city on 021 427 6688 or Cork ARC in Bantry on 027 53891.

Diet in Cancer

Our Diet in Cancer Information Evening introduces you to the types of food that can be particularly helpful to you during and post-treatment. It also offers you a chance to ask questions and recommends websites and booklets that are evidence based.

  • Our next Diet in Cancer Information Evening takes place at Cork ARC in Cork city on Wednesday 25th September, from 7.00 - 9.00 pm.

BEREAVEMENT

Our Bereavement Support Evening is open to anyone coping with the death of a loved one from cancer who feels they would like to learn and understand more about the grieving process.

The evening will include a mix of information and discussion that may support you in your loss.

PROSTATE CANCER

Our prostate cancer information evening. offers you information on how cancer of the prostate can be managed, including PSA Testing, Watchful Waiting / Active Surveillance, Symptom Managment including LUTS, Erectile Disfunction & Incontinence.

HORMONAL THERAPIES

This Information Morning provide up to date information and research around options in the management of the side effects of hormonal therapies for the treatment of breast cancer. 

LYMPHOEDEMA

This Information Morning provides practical information and instructions on exercise and movement to manage lymphoedema, to help with the prevention and management of the condition.