Can­cer sup­port

The Weekly Advertiser Horsham - - News -

Wim­mera Prostate Can­cer Sup­port Group will fo­cus on ‘can­cer in the bedroom’ at to­day’s meet­ing at Hor­sham RSL.

Bal­larat-based prostate can­cer spe­cial­ist nurse Gay Cor­bett will be guest speaker at the meet­ing.

Ms Cor­bett pro­vides prostate can­cer sup­port and care to men and their fam­i­lies in the Grampians re­gion.

Wim­mera Prostate Can­cer Sup­port Group leader Brian Nagor­cka said he was ex­cited to hear Ms Cor­bett speak.

“She sup­ports our group very much. She helped us start our group,” he said.

“She’s a great speaker, we have had her here be­fore.”

Mr Nagor­cka said the group pro­vided a space for peo­ple to talk and learn.

“Any­one who has been di­ag­nosed with can­cer can come to us and we can pro­vide them with sup­port and point them in the right di­rec­tion,” he said.

“Our meet­ings are open to any­one who wishes to at­tend.”

To­day’s meet­ing will be at 1pm, fol­low­ing lunch at noon.

Mr Nagor­cka said peo­ple could call him on 5382 1452 or at­tend meet­ings at Hor­sham RSL on the fourth Wed­nes­day of each month for sup­port.

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