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Support Programmes

Support programmes are designed by the healthcare professionals based on evidenced needs of patients and caregivers. The programmes address pertinent concerns facing patients and caregivers across the cancer trajectory, including advanced cancer stage and beyond, through workshops and talks.

Look Good Feel Better (LGFB) Workshop
A 3-hour workshop on cosmetic techniques and alternatives hair fashion for female cancer patients.

​Date​Time
22 Jan 19​2.30pm - 5.30pm
​16 Apr 19​​2.30pm - 5.30pm
​16 July 19​​2.30pm - 5.30pm
​24 Sep 19​​2.30pm - 5.30pm


Living Well Programme
Specially crafted for cancer survivors and their caregivers, the programme aims to address particular interest and concern to cancer survivorship through workshops and talks.

​Date​Time​Topics

​25 Jan 19 (Fri)

6.30 pm - 8.30 pm

​A Caregiver’s Journey in
Cancer Care: Tips on Managing
Caregiver’s Stress

22 Feb 19 (Fri)

6.30 pm - 8.30 pm ​Building Confidence in Cancer
Survivorship

26 Apr 19 (Fri)

​6.30pm – 8.30pm​Managing Fear of Recurrence
​24 May 19 (Fri)
6.30 pm - 8.30 pm  ​Caring for your Spiritual
Wellbeing
​28 Jun 19 (Fri)
​6.30 pm - 8.30 pm ​Diet & Nutrition During Post-
Treatment & Survivorship
​23 Aug 19 (Fri)
​6.30 pm - 8.30 pm ​Lasting Power of Attorney & Will
Writing
​27 Sep 19 (Fri)
​6.30 pm - 8.30 pm ​Mindful Living
​25 Oct 19 (Fri)
​6.30 pm - 8.30 pm ​Advance Care Planning
​22 Nov 19 (Fri) ​6.30 pm - 8.30 pm The Role of Traditional Chinese
Medicine in Cancer Posttreatment
and Survivorship 


Patient & Caregiver Orientation Programme
The series of topics in this programme aims to address concerns that newly diagnosed patients undergoing treatment and their caregivers may have. Patients and caregivers who need refresher are also welcome.

Date​Time​Topics
11 Jan 19 (Fri)

​6.30pm  - 8.30 pm Exercising it Right!
1 Mar 19 (Fri)
6.30 pm - 8.30 pm Understanding Healthcare
Finances & Cancer Care Services
12 Apr 19 (Fri)
​6.30 pm - 8.30 pm ​Diet & Nutrition During Cancer
Treatment
​3 May 19 (Fri)
​6.30 pm - 8.30 pm Exercising it Right!
14 Jun 19 (Fri)
6.30 pm - 8.30 pm ​Understanding Healthcare
Finances & Cancer Care Services
​19 Jul 19 (Fri)
​6.30 pm - 8.30 pm ​Caring for Your Psychosocial &
Emotional Needs
13 Sep 19 (Fri)  6.30 pm - 8.30 pm Diet & Nutrition During Cancer
Treatment
11 Oct 19 (Fri) 6.30 pm - 8.30 pm ​6.30 pm - 8.30 pm


Patient Empowerment Programme
Comprises of specially designed personal growth and empowerment workshops in coping better throughout the cancer trajectory for patients and their caregivers.

Date​Time ​Topics
26 Jan 19 (Sat)

​2.00pm – 5.00pm ​Growing from Inside Out
​27 Apr 19 (Sat)
​2.00pm – 5.00pm ​Issues in Grief
25 May 19 (Sat)
​2.00pm – 5.00pm ​Overcoming Distressing Symptoms
24 Aug 19 (Sat)
​2.00pm – 5.00pm Supportive Counselling &
Interviewing Skills Using Egan’s
Problem-solving Model Part I:
Attending skills
28 Sep 19 (Sat)
​2.00pm – 5.00pm ​Supportive Counselling &
Interviewing Skills Using Egan’s
Problem-solving Model Part II:
Influencing Skills
​26 Oct 19 (Sat)
​2.00pm – 5.00pm Adopting a Positive Outlook
23 Nov 19 (Sat) 2.00 pm - 5.00 pm
Understanding How Families Bond


To sign up for our Programmes please click this link.

* Details of the programmes may subject to changes without prior notice. Exact venue will be advised after registration.

Registration is compulsory. Please email patientsupport@nccs.com.sg or call 6436 8668.