Support Group: Kitchener and Waterloo, Ontario

 This group will be meeting in August! See you on Tuesday, August 9, 2016!

Date: 2nd Tuesday of each month
 
Time: 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Place:

Christ Lutheran Church,
445 Anndale Rd.
Waterloo, ON

** No meetings in July**

 Pre-registration is not required for this support group. 

Download the Kitchener-Waterloo Brain Tumour Support Group poster

For more Information, please contact us:

1-800-265-5106 or 519-642-7755

Brain Tumour Support Groups help survivors, family and caregivers through their journey with a brain tumour in a number of ways:

  • Providing connections with others who have faced life with a brain tumour thereby offering reassurance, reducing feelings of isolation and reinforcing a positive, hopeful attitude.
  • Sharing practical information to:
    • Help make informed decisions about brain tumour treatment options
    • Learn about relevant community resources
    • Enhance coping skills in order to reduce anxiety, feelings of loss of control and fear of the unknown, changes in family roles, and financial strain as a result of a brain tumour diagnosis.

 

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