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JessC-Canteen
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Bullet Journaling!
Hey Bullet Journalers! This is a thread for you to chat, share ideas, share your bullet journaling, photos, links etc!
simonr420
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Banter
If anyone’s up for some mad banter add us up. We can probably start a group chat or something
Cara-Canteen
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Memes/quotes/art for the countdown to 2021...
Hey Connect Community, It's that time of year when some of us like to reflect on where we've been, and where we're headed next. And in a year like 2020... that can feel like a lot to make sense of! I found some questions here that you might to...
Cassandra-Canteen
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Favourite quotes?
Hi everyone, Tell us all about your favourite quotes below! This includes lyrics, poems, sayings, verses, movie lines etc. This is one of mine:
Renae-CanTeen
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New Year Resolutions
Hello amazing humans! My name is Renae, I am one of the (newish) connect counsellors and I am based in Melbourne :) I have been thinking recently about new year resolutions. I admit, I was never really convinced about them in past years but I thought,...
CindyV
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Self care for children of parent with battling cancer
Hi everyone! I would love to connect with those who also has a parent battling with cancer! I want to praise you for being mentally strong for your parent and sometimes it can get tough putting the pants on and not letting your emotions take over. I want...
GeorgiaB_04
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2021!
Hey Connect! Wow what a year 2020 has been, so many ups and downs! As we are starting to head into the new year and come to 2021 something that I like to do is think of what goals and achievements I would like to happen next year, I...
Dan CanTeen
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1000 reasons to be happy
I want everyone to share something that makes them happ, with the hope that we can get up to 1,000 (and maybe even beyond!) So post something, and be sure to number it so we can keep track! :)
Cara-Canteen
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The best movie to watch on a 'sick day' is...
Hey Connect champions, just a short and sharp discussion starter today... What's your go-to 'sick-day' movie? You know, that one you watch over and over when you're unwell, tired, overwhelmed etc, and it makes you feel comfy? Maybe it's changed over teen...
Spongebob
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Self care quote from facebook
Self care.
AlanaW
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Lyrics
So we all know how much CanTeen members love their music, and how many of us are musically gifted, so I wanted to use this space to jot down any lyrics to songs that speak to you, or remind you of parts of your cancer journey. No genre, or...
Spongebob
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Share your favourite jokes! (:
Mum has chemo every 3 weeks and I never go with her because dad always insists on going. Instead I find the worst jokes and puns possible to send her. They act as a distraction for mum and actually help me feel less stressed throughout the day too. I...
Abbey_2468
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positive chat
I just came to the realisation tonight on how many amazing memories, experiences and opportunities I’ve had this year and so I wanna know what amazing things has 2020 brought you and how do you feel about it?
AJ-ConnectLeader
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IT'S NAIDOC WEEK - LETS CELEBRATE
  We would like to acknowledge and pay respect to the Traditional Custodians of the land we are living and reading on today. We recognise their continuing connection to sun, land, water and community. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and It is...
GeorgiaB_04
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Mental Health
Hey, Connect! I’ve been thinking a lot lately about hard times in life and mental health. I think for me, mental health isn’t really something that I’ve ever really taken the time to think about, I’ve always just felt like it’s my responsibility to just...
BlueButterflyKissesFromHeaven
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Finally Back on meds
So finally after 6 weeks I had the money and energy for me to get back on my medication and started them last night, this morning I woke up to early but i think my body will adjust in time.
Causey94
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Medical Anxiety
I always grew up thinking that our bodies would tell us when there is something seriously wrong. With breast cancer you can find a physical lump, with a stoke you get numbness on your left side etc. by default, I assumed that you would know you have When...
C_Kateeeeeeeeee
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anxiety
so today I actually went back to my local Christian youth group and this week we were to share a worship song. my song was coming up and a rush of anxiety came over me, suddenly I just, I don’t kmow couldn’t breathe. when I lost my dad it...
Spongebob
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Managing Emotions
Ever since mum was diagnosed about two months ago it has been a rollercoaster of emotions. Lately I have felt really fatigued and lathargic.. the effort required to complete tasks has been so much higher. My level of patience has also significantly and I...
I_love_chocolate
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stress
hi everyone I'm very stressed at the moment and I am struggling with my emotions. Does anyone have any tips and tricks