Upcoming Events and Talks

New Chair Yoga

We are excited to introduce Chair Yoga to ARC in Eccles St. 

Chair yoga can lessen the impact of chronic illnesses and can help with stress management and coping with pain.  Ground your mind and body with this chair flow.  Perfect for all levels.  This routine is a great way to relax from head to toe without the stress of getting out of your chair.  Open your hips, move your shoulders and neck and lengthen your spine with this practice.

To book your place please contact Yvonne or Amy on 01-8307333.

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Secondary Peer Support Group

Will be meeting on Wednesday 5th December from 11-12.30, in Eccles St, looking forward to seeing you if you can make it.

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Castleknock Community Outreach- Laurel Lodge

Will be taking place on Tuesday the 11th December from 11-12.30.

Looking forward to seeing you all there.

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Womens Peer Support Group

Will be meeting on the 11th December in Eccles St from 6-7.30pm. 

Looking forward to seeing you there.

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Choir practice 

We are excited to announce that ARC Cancer Support Centres have put together a choir called the ARC Angels.

We will be holding our choir practice in St Ann's Church on Dawson St on the 13th November, 27th November and the 11th December from 6.15pm-7.15pm

For more information on joining our choir please contact:

Linda on 01-7078880 or Jane on 01-8307333


Open Mens Support Group

Open mens group will be meeting at 11am-12.30pm on Thursday the 29th December in Eccles St.

See you there if you can make it.

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Citizens Information

Citizens Information will be coming into each house to help anybody who needs some advice.

South Circular Road location on Friday 30th November from 11-12.

Eccles St location on Thursday December TBC from 11-12.

To book your place please call Yvonne/Linda to book a place.

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Probate Talk

We are having a probate talk in South Circular road with Caroline McCall on Friday the 30th November at 11am.

To book your place please call Linda on 01-7078880

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Palliative Care Talk

We will be welcoming a palliative care nurse, from St James Hospital, into ARC South Circular Rd on Monday 3rd December at 11am to give a talk about Palliative care 

'Because Every Moment Matters'

Palliative care week aims to raise awareness of the difference palliative care can make to patients, carers and families.Find out how palliative care could help you.

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Bereavement Talk

Our Psychotherapist  Virginia Kerr will be giving a Bereavement talk for those who have been bereaved and would like help coping with their grief.

This talk will take place on Thursday 6th December at 11am in Eccles st.

To book your place please call Eccles st on 01-8307333.

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Anne Roche Positive Appearance

We will be welcoming Anne Roche into ARC in Eccles st on Wednesday the 12th December at 10.30 to give a talk on practical advice to manage the visible signs of cancer, hair loss, breast surgery, skin and body changes and less visible signs such as fatigue, well being and self image.

To book your place please contact Eccles st on 01-8307333.

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"The reflexology was a great comfort and I really enjoyed the hours for myself in trying times."

Angela - ARC client

"I'm back at work, going running and taking a bit more time for myself. I am just getting on with life."

Gemma - ARC client

"Cancer touches everyone's life and volunteering with ARC creates a positive mindset from which many things are possible."

Edel O'Leary - Head of Marketing, Ulster Bank Ireland Ltd

"ARC supported me and my partner in my hour of need. I now just want to give something back."

Elizabeth - ARC volunteer

"To everyone at ARC - for being the essence of human kindness and compassion; for giving me a sense of sanity in a world that had fallen apart."

Mary - Counselling

"ARC is such a very special, beautiful place and a joy to enter every time. It is a privilege to be met by such wonderful and committed people...this dedication and support and love is not, or could ever be, taken for granted."

Geraldine - Relaxation and Visualisation