Every single treatment journey is different, so if it helps you, please ask any questions you have and tell us how you are feeling. If you prefer not to then that’s fine too.
If you would like to know more about support groups, we will do our best to inform you.
The "Cancer Information and Support Centre" onsite is a great source of support and information, from booklets to support groups to just having a nice place to pop-in to and have a chat or a cuppa.
- Support at the Centre
Through the centre there are resources and supports that we can refer you, which may be of help to you
- Social worker
- Clinical psychologist
- Complementary therapists
- Smoking cessation officer
- Information and support centre
- Speech and language therapist
- Lymphoedema clinic/nurse
- Cancer Information and Support centre
- Palliative Care Team
- Information booklets
This is a a fantastic facility which has drop-in services as well as organised support groups. It is located here on the grounds, close by to the radiotherapy suite. You and your family can drop in for a chat, to relax or to find out more about available services and supports
- information booklets
- counselling services
- complementary therapies
- support groups
Any member of our team can direct you to the centre or you can call on 061 485163.
There is access to pastoral care services provided in the hospital. There is a full time catholic pastoral care team and visiting ministers from other denominations. If you would like to meet one of the team, let us know so that we can organise it for you. There is a chapel located in the main hospital.
- Support in the Community
There is a huge amount of support available in the wider community and we can help you access this or to find out more. Below are just some of the groups available.
Cancer Information & Support Centre
University Hospital Limerick,
Limerick.Tel: 061 485163
CARE Cancer Support Centre
14 Wellington Street,
Tipperary. Tel: 052 6182667
Kerry Cancer Support Group
Acorn Centre, Apartment 124,
Tralee Town Centre Apartments,
Main Street, Tralee,
Tel: 066 7195560
5 Haig's Terrace
South Eastern Cancer Foundation
The Solas Centre
Tel: 051 304604
Suir Haven Thurles Cancer Support Centre
Tel: 0504 21197
North Tipperary Hospice “In Home Care”
Suaimhneas, Nenagh Cancer Support Centre
2 Clonaslee, Gortlandroe,
Tel: 067 37403