Highlights from ‘The Way Forward’ weekend in Wales, where former patients get together as a group and discuss and identify the issues that can arise once treatment is over and the procedures that need to be put into place to ensure moving forward post treatment is made considerably easier. Subjects such as peer support, counselling, risk taking and group identity are all on the agenda to discuss, alongside a bit of a musical interlude, Kelly Clarkson style! It’s not all discussion though, as bingo, beach and canoeing are just some of the fun team building activities on the itinerary!
It’s the last day of Teenage Cancer Trust’s The Way Forward – Brain tumour style weekend and it’s time to get back to business and discuss all their experiences throughout their brain tumour journey. After all that talking it’s time […]
Coverage from “The Way Forward” weekend, designed for patients who have finished their treatment and would like to discuss some of the issues faced afterwards, as well as specific topics such as body image, nutrition, education and employment. It’s not […]
It’s not all discussion as The Way Forward group show off their sporting skills, starting with a spot of archery! With hard hats firmly on, next up is bridge building, where team spirit is at its very finest. Finally, the […]
As part of the ‘Way Forward’ scheme, designed to aid former cancer patients identify and discuss various issues that can arise post treatment, here we meet a number of people who all share their experiences of diagnosis and describe what […]