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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...
Anonymouse
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Share some music with me?
So life kinda sucks at the moment. But music has always helped me when I felt horrible, so I thought maybe we could share some favourite songs or artists? Gorillaz has always been a favourite band of mine, and I grew up on their album “demon days”. I’m...
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
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:
sg96-ConnectLeader
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Resources that help with mental health
Hey Connect Legends! Another week, another post from us (The Connect Leadership Crew) to you (CanTeen Connect legends). This week, we want to chat a bit about mental health. Can be a tough thing to talk about sometimes, right? We get it, sometimes things...
GeorgiaB_04-ConnectLeader
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What are you doing for self care?
Hey everyone, My names Georgia and I'm one of the online Canteen Connect Leaders. During this unpredictable time there's a lot of stress and worry going round and I don't know about anyone else out there but when ever I get stressed or feel anxious the...
DanielB
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Weird times - What are the best bits!
Okay so obviously everything going on has got us cooped up inside possibly more than we can all handle. but for now at least there's not to much we can do about it. sooooooooo, i want to hear what all the great things are about being stuck at home....
SarahD-CanTeen
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Create a Canteen - String of Pearls
AJ-ConnectLeader
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Journaling
Hey Everyone,  Thank you to everyone that joined @Cara-Canteen and I in the journaling digital drop in.  Have you ever wanted to try journaling? If you want to and missed out heres some tips we all had and things we tried and wanted to try.  It doesn’t...
Felicity-Canteen
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Books to get through grief
Hi everyone, Grief can be a really messy, confusing thing to go through, and doesn’t only come after a death. Grief can look different in different people, and can transform over time. Many of us don’t know what grief looks like until it forces its way I...
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...
hopeza17
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Coping with fear
Hey, anyone who wants to chat or can give me advice about how to cope with the fear of losing your parent that has cancer. Just the constant anxiety and all that horrible stuff.
AJ-ConnectLeader
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Awareness Months
Hey Canteeners, So the month of may is a month or many awareness campaigns, for me the ones that stick out to me are; Brain cancer awareness month carrie's beanies for brain cancer mental health month (IDONTMIND) NF (neurofibromatosis) these have my life...
Kiri
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How I'm going
Hi, So it's been just over a year now since my mom died; and for a while I felt as though things might be getting better. However over the past month or so things have been going pretty badly, probably some of the worst weeks of my life; and...
Cassandra-Canteen
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Contribute to a document on dealing with COVID + cancer
Dear Canteen community, We are living in difficult times with the COVID-19 virus. Our hearts, minds, bodies and spirits might be feeling all over the place. Your daily life might be very disrupted. We get it. Please know that Canteen is here to support –...
emailiea
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Puzzles, anyone?!
I moved in with my Nanna a month ago to care for her as she can no longer have outside people visit due to being high risk and since then, we have been spending a lot of time doing puzzles. Currently, we have spent about a week on this...
Yurie95
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Self love and self care during Covid-19!! <3
Hi guys!! This time is a little weird for all of us right now, huh?! I wanted to share some thoughts around self care with you all in the hope it may help make these times a bit easier give you guys some things to think about. All the...
Jlily
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Isolation Activities
Hey everyone, hope you're all well! These are some crazy, unprecdented times that we're living in right now. I have had to self-isolate due to my compromised immune system, and thought I'd share some ways I've been keeping myself busy, as I'm sure a lot...
Cassandra-Canteen
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In my self-care kit...
Let's build a virtual self-care kit together. What's your number one thing for your own self-care kit? What helps make things a little easier when times are super tough? Examples in the above image... Mine would be my favourite tea, French Earl Grey.
Larajhc-ConnectLeader
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Covid-19 support
We all understand that right now is a tough time with the COVID situation. CanteenConnect is here to support you through this time, so us leaders have come up with an idea. To show support to our community, you could write a message on a post-it note, a...