These introductory days are free of charge and are run by our Healthcare Professionals at all our centres throughout the year. We hope that during the day you will find out more about how our services can benefit your breast cancer patients, and feel confident in reccomending them to us. 

Here is a sample of what might be included in the day...

9.00am Welcome and refreshments
In reception/library area

9.15am Introduction to Breast Cancer Haven. Nic Cunningham, Breast Cancer Haven Manager will introduce the day and give an overview of what services we can offer your patients. Sonia Peart, Cancer Information Manager and Dr Edem Onofeghara, welfare benefits and money adviser will introduce themselves and discuss their roles.

10.00am Medical Herbs and Breast Cancer
Our Medical Herbalist will discuss common problems experienced by people affected by breast cancer including side effects of cancer treatment and the herbal and food medicine approaches that can alleviate them.

11.30am Refreshment break

12.00pm Emotional Support for people affected by breast cancer
Our Counsellor will discuss the importance of providing emotional support to people affected by breast cancer.

1.00pm Lunch
in the café, basement level. We charge £4 for a healthy lunch in our cafe, or you can buy your lunch from nearby shops.

1.45pm Healthier Eating
The area of diet and nutrition in cancer is often confusing and there is a lot of conflicting advice from various sources. Our Nutritional Therapist will lead a discussion on healthier eating.

3.00pm Mindfulness 
Dr Caroline Hoffman, Clinical Director offers you the chance to experience mindfulness and explore how it might benefit your patients.

3.50pm Q & A

4.00pm End

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