You are most welcome to attend the open meetings of the breast cancer support group, Reach for Recovery. Bring a friend and join us for tea or coffee, which will be served prior to the meeting. Listen to an expert talk on a relevant topic, share your fears and problems, or simply chat to women who have had similar experiences. Our meetings are held at the CANSA RESOURCE CENTRE at 37 Main Road, MOWBRAY from 12:00-13:00 on the last Thursday of each month.

Please check your local community newspaper for details of speakers and topics or phone 021 689 5347. The views and opinion expressed by speakers are their own and do not necessarily reflect those of Reach for Recovery. If you would like to become a Volunteer, please contact CARLA LIND on 084 990 6656 or for details and terms. DATE: TOPIC OF DISCUSSION: SPEAKERS:
30 January Start the new decade with a drumming session Richard Beattie
27 February Tea Time with Lianne: Inspirational Talk Lianne Smuts
26 March Living with metastatic breast cancer Ray Cassiem
30 April The role of the chiropractor after breast cancer surgery Dr Chantel da Silva


28 May Mammography Naomi van Niekerk
30 July Eating plan for cancer patients Dietician
27 August Cancer Dojo, how it can assist in your cancer journey Conn Bertish

Founder, CEO of Cancer Dojo

25 September (24th Heritage Day) Gyrokinesis: a form of gentle exercise Julia Rabe
31 October Breast cancer awareness month
28 November Show and Tell


Breast cancer survivors will show their preferred choice of reconstruction and share their cancer journey