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I_love_chocolate
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stress
I'm super stressed about my dad's results as he had to go in to hospital last week and on top of that friends are treating me like I am a dog as someone said and then assements which year 9 is do hard when your trying to cope. Does...
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:
Dizzylizzy
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exhausted
anyone else just exhausted from wearing the mask that your coping real well but your actually struggling heaps
WaeretiViolet01
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Keeping records
soo did anyone ever like write a diary about how they felt while going through their cancer journey ? particularly when having treatment , it was something I am now considering doing and juat wondered if anyone had done this before and hkw it made you it...
cut3stKitty
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Any tips?
recently we were told by palliative care that there's nothing more they can do. His cancer has spread and despite chemo and radiation the one in his lung is growing. He had a brain tumor that got removed. He's got a lump on his shoulder and back and they...
Flowersandwords
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Material Suggestions
Hey everyone! I've been thinking of making some headwraps and donating them to my local cancer centre. I bought some fabric that's 100% cotton but it's a bit stiff and doesn't stretch. So, for those of you who have worn head wraps/headscarves with little...
NewtScamander
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Hair
Hi I am losing my hair and I am really self conscious. I don’t what to do at school when all my hair is gone and my school does not allow hats to be worn indors. So I don’t know what to do.
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
ELM
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Hair
hey guys. I need help, I have to go to school tomorrow and wear a beanie as I have no hair. (most know the feeling) and I am really really not comfortable with it and don’t like going out. especially in large areas. (My school has over 2,500 kids...
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!
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...
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?