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Éist Cancer Support Centre Carlow – Survivors & Supporters 5K Walk Through Nature

September 5th, 2019 by

Join us on Saturday 21st September 2019 for the Éist Cancer Support Centre Carlow – Survivors & Supporters 5K Walk Through Nature in the beautiful surroundings of Rathwood Garden Centre starting at 2pm. Paul Ward will lead the walk and will also do the pre-walk warmup on the afternoon. All are very welcome to attend this event.

There is a €10 Entry Fee or €20 for a family of four, payable on the day and all proceeds raised will go to the Éist Cancer Support Centre Carlow – Thank You for your support.

To reduce plastic wastage and any impact on the environment we kindly ask if you could please bring your own reusable water container. Water refills and fruit refreshments will be available at the end of the walk

If you have any questions or require more information please contact the Éist Centre on 059 91 39684.

Please share this event with your friends and family – thank you 💜

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Join the Éist Team to Walk or Run the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon 2019 and raise funds in aid of the Éist Centre

April 17th, 2019 by

The VHI Women’s Mini Marathon takes place on Sunday 2nd June 2019 and registration is now open, please click on the link below to register. A great day is assured for all.

The Éist Cancer Support Centre Carlow are now looking for fabulous ladies to become part of the Éist Team to Walk or Run the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon 2019 and raise funds through sponsorship in aid of the Éist Centre. Please contact the Éist Centre on 059 9139684 to let us know if you will be participating and raising funds for Éist, as we require numbers so we can organise Transport and your Sponsorship Cards.

We thank you sincerely for your support of the Éist Centre.

Please contact the Éist Centre on 059 9139684 if you have any questions or require more information.

https://www.vhiwomensminimarathon.ie

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Éist Centre presented with the proceeds from the Carlow Credit Union Local Charity Account 2018

February 12th, 2019 by

Éist Centre Services Manager Claire Healy was invited to Carlow Credit Union last Friday, where the proceeds of the Local Charity Account 2018 were presented to Claire. The Éist Cancer Support Centre Carlow was chosen as Carlow Credit Union Local Charity of the Year for 2018.

All of the team at Éist wish to express a huge thank you to all at Carlow Credit Union and especially to their wonderful Members for their donations during the year and in supporting Éist to continue in it’s mission to provide emotional support and practical help to anyone affected by cancer, their families and carers.

We are truly indebted to the friends of Éist who continue to provide the resources to run the Centre on a day to day basis. The support of the community is a constant source of encouragement to everyone who dedicates their time to the Éist Centre.


Pictured left to right are – Michael Lyons, Director, Carlow Credit Union, Claire Healy, Services Manager, Eist Cancer Support Centre and Cathy Carroll, Promotional Committee, Carlow Credit Union.
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St. Laurence O’Toole AC chose Éist as their charity partner for their Annual Run 4 Life 5km & 10km

February 7th, 2019 by

Éist Centre Services Manager Claire Healy was invited to the official launch of St. Laurence O’Toole AC Fit 4 Life Annual Run 4 Life 5km & 10km Fun Run last Saturday, we are delighted that St. Laurence O’Toole AC have chosen the Éist Cancer Support Centre Carlow as their Charity Partner for this year’s event.

This year’s Annual Run4Life 5k and 10k takes place on Sunday 10th March 2019 starting at 11.00am, the course is AAI measured and starts / ends at St. Laurence O’Toole’s AC track. You can register online at Pop Up Races by clicking here https://bit.ly/2GpGhXh and on the day from 9.00am at St. Laurence O’ Toole Club House.

We welcome and encourage everyone of all levels of fitness to take part, have fun and support St. Laurence O’Toole AC and the Éist Cancer Support Centre on Sunday 10th March.

All the team at Éist would like to express a heartfelt thank you to all the team at St. Laurence O’Toole AC for choosing the Éist Cancer Support Centre as their Charity Partner for this year’s event and helping us to continue to provide a high standard of practical and emotional support to people who are going through their cancer journey along with their families and carers. Our Clients are the inspiration and the purpose behind Éist Cancer Support Centre Carlow. We are truly indebted to the friends of Éist who continue to provide the resources to run the Centre on a day to day basis. The support of the community is a constant source of encouragement to everyone who dedicates their time to the Éist Centre.

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Éist Women’s Breast Cancer Support Group

January 17th, 2019 by

The Éist Women’s Breast Cancer Support Group will be meeting next Tuesday 22nd January at 7.30pm in the Éist Centre. We will be starting of the New Year with a talk from Nutritionist Suzanne Malone and we look forward to seeing you there.

The Women’s Breast Cancer Support Group is open to Éist clients, however if you are a Breast Cancer survivor and are interested in attending please contact the Éist Cancer Support Centre Carlow on 059 91 39684.

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Carlow Credit Union Charity of the Year Coffee Morning in aid of Éist Cancer Support Centre Carlow

May 8th, 2018 by

All the team at the Éist Cancer Support Centre Carlow would like to express a heartfelt thank you to all the team at Carlow Credit Union for holding a Coffee Morning recently in aid of the Eist Centre, to the Éist Volunteers who helped with the launch of the Carlow Credit Union Charity of the Year Coffee Morning and to all who generously supported the coffee morning in aid of Éist – your generosity and support of the Eist Centre is greatly appreciated.

We also wish to congratulate to the raffle prize winners:

1st Debra Phelan Nespresso Coffee Machine
2nd Ann McCabe Talbot Hotel Overnight Stay Inc. B&B Voucher
3rd John Horan Woodford Dolmen Hotel Lunch for Two Voucher

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Éist Coffee Morning to celebrate the launch of the Éist VHI Mini Marathon Team

May 8th, 2018 by

The Éist Cancer Support Centre Carlow are holding a Coffee Morning on Friday 25th May from 10.00am to 1.00pm to celebrate the launch of the Éist VHI Mini Marathon Team.

Everyone is very welcome to attend for a cup of tea, coffee, cake and a chat and join us in celebrating the launch of the Éist VHI Mini Marathon Team. It is also an opportunity to find out more about the Éist Centre and the services provided, to meet with some of the Éist Team and to also have a look around the Éist Centre.

Please see poster or call the Éist Centre on 059 9139684 for more information and please tell your friends and family about this event – thank you!

All proceeds raised in aid of the Éist Cancer Support Centre.

 

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New Nutritional Course starting in May 2018

April 19th, 2018 by

The Éist Cancer Support Centre Carlow will be holding a Nutritional Course delivered by Suzanne Malone Dip. NT mNTOI of The Nutrition Clinic starting on Thursday10th May 2018 from 11.00am – 1.00pm. The aim of the programme is to provide participants with an insight into nutrition as an aid in recovering from Cancer and it’s treatments. Please see the Nutrition Course poster below for more information on this programme.

This course is open to Éist clients who have / had a Cancer diagnosis, if you are interested in attending or require any further details please contact Michelle O’Rourke in the Éist Centre on 059 9139684.

 

 

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Join the Éist Team to Walk or Run the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon 2018 and raise funds in aid of the Éist Centre

April 12th, 2018 by
.The VHI Women’s Mini Marathon takes place on Sunday 3rd June 2018 and registration is now open, please click here to register. A great day is assured for all.
The Éist Cancer Support Centre Carlow are now looking for fabulous ladies to become part of the Éist Team to Walk or Run the Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon 2018 and raise funds through sponsorship in aid of the Éist Centre. Please contact the Centre on 059 9139684 to let us know if you will be participating and raising funds for Éist, as we require numbers so we can organise Transport and your Sponsorship Cards.
We thank you sincerely for your support of the Éist Centre.
Please contact the Centre on 059 9139684 if you have any questions or require more information.

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Launch of the Éist Cancer Support Centre Carlow as Carlow Credit Union Local Charity of the Year 2018

February 22nd, 2018 by

The launch of the Carlow Credit Union Local Charity of the Year 2018 was held in the Éist Cancer Support Centre recently.

Our vision is to continue to provide a high standard of practical and emotional support to people who are going through their cancer journey along with their families and carers. Our Clients are the inspiration and the purpose behind Éist Cancer Support Centre Carlow. We are truly indebted to the friends of Éist who continue to provide the resources to run the Centre on a day to day basis. The support of the community is a constant source of encouragement to everyone who dedicates their time to the Éist Centre.

Pictured at the launch of the Carlow Credit Union Charity of the Year 2018 In the Éist Cancer Support Centre were:- left to right Michelle Howard, Eist Volunteer, Clive Waldron, President, Carlow CU, Elaine Grant, Secretary, Carlow CU, Margaret Curran, Chairperson, Éist, Michael Lyons, Vice-President, Carlow CU, Michelle O’Rourke, Service Manager, Éist and Nuala Grogan, Éist Volunteer.

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