McLaren Districts Prostate Cancer Support Group

Proudly affiliated with the

Providing support for men with Prostate Cancer
and their families

Mailing Address:-
c/o 6 Leonard Court
McLaren Vale, SA 5171
Bryan Hearn on 8323 7924
or 0410 539 274


Meet in the administration building at the rear of the
McLaren Vale & Districts War Memorial Hospital,
Aldersey St, McLaren Vale, at 7pm

Check Prostate Supporter for Meeting informaion or ring Bryan Hearn

Thursday Feb 19 local naturopath and herbalist Debra Cooper  
Thursday Mar 19 Gordon Pickard or his 'right-hand man' Ron Wall neither were able to attend. Instead Artie Ferguson spoke. See April Protate Supporter  
Thursday April 16 Dr. Carole Pinnock
Thursday May 21 Featuring a talk from local area naturopath Debra Cooper.  
Thursday June 18 CONSULTING dietician Gizelle Wilson  
Thursday July 23 Yvonne Howlett, a local hospital nurse who will speak about the benefits of counseling.  
Thursday Aug 20 Con Kassapis, Pharmacist at McLaren Vale Chemart Pharmeceutical services availablle for the edlderly and not so elderly.  
Thursday Sept 24 John Tracey from Alfred James Funeral Homes, who will speak about prepaid funerals and funeral planning.  
Thursday Oct 22 Dr David Elder  
Thursday Nov 26 The guest speaker will be will be a representative of
the Alzheimer’s Association.
Thursday July 17
at 7pm

The guest speaker will be a Trevor Hunt.
Unfortunately Trevor was too ill to attend. In his place Bill Toop spoke about his Prostate Cancer Journey.

Also, John Roger spoke about The Brian & Maxine Newell Prostate Cancer Research Foundation

Trev & Bill
Thurday August 14
at 7pm
Virginia Gill (of Virginia Gill Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy) on Pelvic Floor exercises
Thurday September 18
at 7pm
The guest speaker will be dietician Gizelle Wilson. She will principally be speaking on the topic of "Diet for the Older Person" as she is a specialist in aged care nutrition and menu reviews.
Thur 16 October at 7 pm Leon Bignell State Labor MP for Mawson on Health servies for men in the Southern Suburbs  
Thur 20 November at 7 pm Dean Wall, who will talk about the role undertaken by the SA Prostate Cancer Action Group.  
Thur 18 December at 7 pm

Social meeting for all in the compnay of other members and their partners. Food and nibbles with tea and coffie will be available. Please RSVP to Bryan if intending to be there.

Bryan Hearn on 8323 7924 or 0410 539 274


Check the State Newsletter for the latest information.

Brochure(Association of Prostate Cancer Support Groups (SA) Inc.(click to see pdf file))
(updated Mar 2009)

PROSTATE SUPPORTER The newsletter of the Prostate Cancer Support and Action Groups of South Australia

For more information contact:

Bryan Hearn on 8323 7924 or 0410 539 274

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LINKS (prostate cancer)

PCFA Central Australia Chapter

Adelaide-Mitcham Support Group

Barossa Prostate Cancer Support Group

Murray Bridge Support Group

Port Pirie

PC Support Onkaparinga

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