Update on Activities September 2020

Hello Members and Wider Network Nepean/Blue Mountains Prostate Cancer Support Group   Website and 1300 number. The Support Group is still functioning, despite everything 2020 has thrown at us, with our website www prostatesupport.org.au and 1300 number 1300 13 38 78. Monthly Meetings As you know we cannot hold face to face meetings but we have been holding monthly [...]

By |2020-09-17T07:15:53+00:00September 17th, 2020|General News|0 Comments

Presentation at May Monthly Meeting on Exercise for Prostate Cancer

Exercise for Prostate Cancer Brendan Cummins Accredited Exercise Physiologist AEP ESSAM In 2018, the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA) recognised the role exercise has to play in the management of cancer. Based on the positive benefits that exercise has produced in cancer patients over a growing body of research and evidence, it called for [...]

By |2020-06-03T23:40:08+00:00June 3rd, 2020|General News|0 Comments

Monthly Meetings Amended Notice

AMENDED NOTICE Nepean/Blue Mountains Prostate Cancer Support Group – Covid19 - Cancellation of Face to Face Meetings and Commencement of Zoom Meetings As noted earlier face to face meetings in April and May were cancelled with the a review at the end of May to decide whether meetings could recommence in June. Since then The [...]

By |2020-05-06T00:21:34+00:00May 6th, 2020|General News|0 Comments

Contact Details for Prostate Cancer Support Nurse

From: "Elizabeth Mckervey (Nepean Blue Mountains LHD)" <Elizabeth.Mckervey@health.nsw.gov.au>To: "JOHN KEMP" <johnkemp4@bigpond.com>Sent: Friday, 27 Sep, 2019 At 3:52 PMSubject: RE: Prostate Stuff This email is the official one. My new mobile is 0437 699 342 I am happy for you to disseminate this to both the executive and the group. Regards Liz

By |2019-09-27T06:57:08+00:00September 27th, 2019|General News|0 Comments

Charity Golf Day at Leonay Golf Club

Report on the Charity Golf Day at Leonay Golf  Club, Saturday 17th August, 2019.  Members of the above club held a "4 Ball, Best Ball" day, and proceeds from the day were donated to our support group. Thank you to all the 144 club members who played that day & also bought tickets in the raffle. [...]

By |2019-09-05T03:29:35+00:00September 5th, 2019|General News|0 Comments

Bunnings Bar B Que Report

Our BIG Bunnings Fathers Day BBQ Day at Penrith North Bunnings, Saturday 31st September 2019                                                                                  [...]

By |2019-09-05T03:23:42+00:00September 5th, 2019|General News|0 Comments

Latest PCFA Online Community Digest

PCFA Online Community DigestSeptember 2019September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month - Take Action! Visit Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia's #AskPCFA to find out how you can get involved.Interested in contributing to prostate cancer research?Find opportunities to volunteer for research studies by joining the  Pathfinder registry, a joint initiative of Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia and Griffith University.Stay [...]

By |2019-09-05T03:11:03+00:00September 5th, 2019|General News|0 Comments

Relay for Life Wrap Up 2019

Hello again all Members, Here is a brief wrap up of the Cancer Council Penrith Relay for Life held (for this group), just on the Saturday 4th May Several members arrived at 7-30ish to help set up our day tent side, (thank you men). It was quiet cold and pretty windy all morning, (we could [...]

By |2019-05-31T00:23:18+00:00May 31st, 2019|General News|0 Comments

PCFA Online Community Digest – March 2019

PCFA Online Community Digest March 2019 Stay up to date with the latest activity on the PCFA Online Community Video Gallery The Video Gallery is a space to explore important insights from leading prostate cancer health experts. Speaking from Experience: Prostate Cancer in Younger Men The latest video from our “Speaking from Experience” series is now available on the [...]

By |2019-03-12T23:43:40+00:00March 12th, 2019|General News|0 Comments