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Purple House Cancer Support is to the forefront in providing a range of professional support services to people of all ages affected by Cancer in Ireland.Our aim is to help rebuild the lives of families affected by Cancer. Purple House is at the heart of the community.

We have some exciting volunteer opportunities for the right people to join our team!

Founded in 1990, Purple House was the first Community-based Cancer Support Centre in Ireland and today operates a wide range of support services from Purple House at Aubrey Court, Parnell Road, Bray, Co. Wicklow as well as Cancer Support Clinics in Dun Laoghaire.

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Make Walking The Camino one of your goals for 2020 and help Purple House to support families living with Cancer.

Join us on Wednesday 25th September at 7pm 2019 for a short Information Evening to hear all about our Camino 2020 Trek.

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We are in the process of setting up a support group for Men living with intimate Cancers (Genital/Penile Cancers)

This will be a monthly confidential closed group for men only and will cover areas such as:


– Relationship issues
– Adapting to change
– Self Confidence
– Communication

If you are interested in attending, please contact us on 012866966 for more information.

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We will be running the Stanford Cancer Thriving & Surviving Programme starting on Tuesday 17th September 2019 from 6.30pm-9pm for 6 weeks.  This is a self management programme for Cancer survivors with the aim of improving your quality of life to better manage your daily health.
Find out more at the Introductory Session with Michelle Gibbons Coordinator National Cancer Control Programme on Thursday 29th August 2019 at 3pm in Purple House Bray.  Contact us on 012866966 or email info@purplehouse.ie to attend.

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Trek the 12km Dublin Skyline Challenge on Sunday 1st September to help Purple House Cancer Support help more families to receive therapeutic & practical Cancer Support Services.

Spectacular views of Dublin City, Dublin Bay, Bray Head and the Wicklow Mountains!

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Our Autumn schedule of Programmes are now open for registration. We have a range of Programmes for all ages and for both patients and their family members.
All of our programmes are free of charge and take place in Purple House Cancer Support Centre, Aubrey Court, Parnell Road, Bray, Co. Wicklow

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We want to say a massive THANK YOU to everyone who took part in the Mini Marathon on Sunday! We are so grateful for your support and we hope everyone had a great day!

Your support ensures that together we can support families living with Cancer in the Community. Thank You.

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Have you ever cycled the width of Ireland?
Join us as we do just that!
The Purple House Coast 2 Coast Cycle Challenge is a Cycle over two days from the East Coast to the West Coast of Ireland.
Join us for this fun challenge and help us to support families affected by Cancer in Ireland.
Starting from Bray beach on Saturday 13th July and finishing in Salthill strand in Galway on Sunday 14th July 2019

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Are you a parent with a cancer diagnosis, who has a child aged between 5 and 12 years old?

Purple House Cancer Support will be runs regular 6 week CLIMB Programmes in Purple House Parnell Road Bray, Co. Wicklow.

The next course starts Saturday September 14th 2019 at 11am-12.30pm for 6 weeks.

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We have a wide range of classes and programmes starting in January 2019 and running until June 2019.  Please see the timetable below and contact us to book a place.

As well as these programmes we have daily Counselling, Drop-In Support Centre, Complimentary therapies, hospital transport and play therapy for Children available.  Please contact us for more information.

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