Resources

  My Cancer Journey:  Pick-up Loan only
DVD Cover 2012

My Cancer Journey: From Despair to Inspiration

What if you or someone you loved were diagnosed with cancer!How would you react?  What would it mean to you and your family? 

Join these brave Cancer Warriors as they share their stories and describe the emotions and experience of their journey.  Hear the pit falls and triumphs, their inspiring word of hope and their warnings to us all to listen to and care for our bodies.

Due to changed status this is pick-up only loan- apologies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

My diary – Cost of postage only

Picture1A printed hand held booklet to keep all your dates, results and questions documented.  Handy to take to your many doctors and treatment appointments.

Order via our Facebook page

https://www.facebook.com/Fleurieu-Cancer-Network-270679306278957/

 

Pick-up available or otherwise cost of postage is required

“due to overwhelming requests we now have photocopies of this resource until funding is found to republish”

 

 

 

 

Planning Ahead SA

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DID YOU KNOW?

 

 

  • 75% of Australians have not had end of life discussions with their loved ones
  • 82% of Australians have not talked to their loved ones about how they want to be cared for at the end of their life

Have you had this important talk to the people close to you?  Do you know about  Planning Ahead?

 

It is important for all adults to understand the benefits of early planning. Various legal tools are available to help secure future health, financial, legal and personal choices – such as:

It is never too early to plan ahead:

  • Talk to your family now about your future wishes.
  • Act now to protect your future rights, wishes, values and preferences.

An Enduring Power of Guardianship, Medical Power of Attorney or Anticipatory Direction completed prior to 1 July 2014 is still legally effective. Or you can make a new Advance Care Directive to replace them.

Free legal advice

For free legal information and advice you can contact the Legal Services Commission (opens in a new window).
Telephone:  1300 366 424
Office hours: Monday to Friday 9.00 am to 4.30 pm

 

 

 

 

 

5 QUESTIONS to ask………

5 Qyour health professional before you get any test, treatment or procedure.
Some tests, treatments or procedures provide little benefit and in some cases may even cause harm.

Use these 5 questions to make sure you end up with the right amount of care – not too much and not too little.

Go to Choosing wisely for more information
http://www.choosingwisely.org.au/home