These are the businesses/people/tips who have helped me along the way and how I wish someone had told me about them or pointed me in their direction when I needed it. Please feel free to mail/text me with anyone or any business you think should be added to this list. We would love to hear from you.
A breast cancer survivor dragon boat paddling team who meet weekly on the River Lee. They offer emotional support for anyone going through cancer and promote a healthy and happy lifestyle after a cancer diagnosis.
Cork ARC is a safe haven for people with cancer and their families, where you can find information, practical help and support.
THE SABRINA RYAN FOUNDATION
The Sabrina Ryan Foundation was set up by Donna in her sisters Sabrina’s honour to continue her legacy. They offer financial assistance to people through the emotional and lifestyle effects of cancer treatments.
Olive O’Sullivan of Browtique, is 29 years a nurse and specialises in microblading of the eyebrows using a unique hand tool to deliver realistic looking hair strokes that mimic brow hair by carving a curved stroke in the skin and filling it with pigment.
Ethna Hickey is a breast care nurse at the Bons Secours Hospital, Cork and with her lovely, warm and understanding approach she will find the perfect fit for you in bras, lingerie, swimwear and prosthesis.
Elaine Hogan Physiotherapy
Elaine Hogan is a qualified physiotherapist who offers rehabilitation programmes to those going through cancer. She also puts the Cork Dragons through their paces in a specially designed Pilates class helping strengthen the core muscles groups and providing support and encouragement. Elaine offers both 1:1 consultations and group sessions.