Thanks to an $80,000 grant from the Dry July Foundation the continuation of the CoastCanCare wellness program is guaranteed to continue in 2019.
Workshop sessions include mindfulness; practical exercise education and goal setting; music and art therapy; tai chi; meditation and vision board planning have taken place in 14 different suburbs and utilised 19 different venues across the Central Coast.
Positive feedback from CoastCanCare participants include:
“This group has been my lifesaver keeping me focussed on the future not on my past journey”
“I loved listening to the different speakers. All people were friendly - helped me a lot with my rollercoaster day and gave me purpose”
“I love this program and have found it has made such a difference to my life”
“The wellness program gives you a platform — you can’t just sit at home, life’s to be lived.“
“It has restarted my life”
“This has given me back an important part of me”
“Enjoyed the friendship. Enjoyed the energy. Staff lovely.” and
“Motivated to keep on living!”.