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samvsweeney
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You got this
Hey legendary people, just joined this. My name is Sam and i am 21 years old. I was diagnosed with brain cancer about 5 months ago. After completing surgery and 6 weeks of radio, I am now into my first cycle of chemo and getting a bit over this...
Kerry-Canteen
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Introduce yourself
Welcome to CanTeen Connect! No-one knows more about what dealing with cancer is like than someone who's been there and done it. So it'd be great if you could tell us a bit about you and your experiences...
Vileygirl01
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left behind
I'm being left behind , my friends are doing things that I should be able to do ,im 19 and I was gonna go to my first bar like setting and my first rave wirh my first friends this year and it sucks because I couldn't go because I...
Land_Shark
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People thinking they have worse
hey all!!!! ok so this will probably be long and boring but pls read. so there was an argument between three girls in my friendship group (including me). it was about something dumb like homework but it did become a big deal. at the end of the argument...
Charlotte6
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finding cancer friends
hi everyone. I’m on a mission to find some friends that are a similar age as me that have/had cancer. I think it’s Important because it’s hard to talk to your friends or even family about your problems sometimes as they just don’t get it. I find it...
icecreamlover
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How to cope with friendships drifting apart
Hey there, when I moved schools in year 7, like most people do, I had to say goodbye to a lot of my childhood besties. My old school is a Prep-year 12 school, like my current one, so most of those friends stayed at that school. I’m in year...
AJ-ConnectLeader
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We're friends and we are 3,000km apart
Hey fellow Connectors, When Cancer comes into your life, it can be a lonely time. It's hard to talk about it with your closest friends; don't worry because Canteen connect can help.  Joining a discussion on Connect will take you one step closer to with a...
I_love_chocolate
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hard time with friends
Today I had someone I don't like come up to me and said some really harsh things to me. With this happening at school it has affected my afternoon. Does anyone have any advice on coping with friends saying harsh things??
Ellapodmus468
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Younger Canteen members
Hi Everyone my names Ella I am 12 turning 13 in October I would love to get to know some younger canteen members like me and some older ones two xxx ❤❤❤👍
ExtinctDodoBird
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Looking for someone new to talk to
Hi guys, I'm looking to make new friends and my brother told me to try here. A few things to know about me: My name is Darci I am 16 years old I am in year 12 at school, I just started this term I lost my dad at...
Land_Shark
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Feeling Left Out
Hi everyone! I’m just wanted to talk about feeling left out after my dad passed away. This will be kinda long so be prepared :) Ok here goes. When I came back from school after a long break (this was at my last year of primary school), everyone of...
adam-ryan99
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looking for friends around the central coast
hey ive never really acknowledged my journey due to guilt considering my outcome compared to others and its sent me down the wrong track but I'm hoping to find some friends I can relate to
cece
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telling people
Hi My Dad was recently diagnosed with cancer and then spent 2.5 weeks in hospital because we couldn’t manage his pain. He just came home 2 days before school started after the summer break. Would anyone have advice on how to tell friends at school. when...
NewtScamander
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Friends Tips
Hi I am
NewtScamander
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Friends Tip
Hi How do I tell my friends I have cancer?
C_Kateeeeeeeeee
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school
so I had two weeks off of school recently, due to my doctor thinking my migraines were more than migraines, there’s no rush on my tests ordered. but it’s not looking good, all my friends thought I either died or moved schools. how do I tell them that I...
mikellenyoung19
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what's your favorite Christmas food
what's everyone's favorite Christmas food, I want to cook some amazing food give me ideas
Tess
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Hey
Hi guys, I'm new here and I would love to make some friends on here. I love playing footy (AFL) and don't really like school. I would love it if some people replied so we could have some good chats x
josiekett
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New
Hi everyone, I’m Josie and I’m new to canteen. I really hope everyone is doing well. Sending heaps of love💛
C_Kateeeeeeeeee
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friends just giving up on you.
today, I’ve randomly lost three of my best friends. they blocked me on all social media’s. breaks my heart because I only really had three close and well friends in general. absolutely no explanations. but I’m so upset, anyone else have this issue?