Talking Heads Support Group Meeting

Date: Tuesday Oct 4, 2016, 12:00 pm

Blackwood 8 is proud to manage & finance the "Talking Heads" brain cancer monthly support group program. New members welcome

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Gala Cocktail Evening

Date: Friday Oct 21, 2016, 7:00 pm

Blackwood 8's 10th Brain Cancer Gala Evening is fast approaching, with this years event relocating back to the Yarra Valley in a Cocktail Party style format.

Finger food is provided and drinks available at bar prices.

"Three's Company" will be playing as a 5 person live band!

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Welcome to Blackwood 8

Blackwood 8 is a team of local volunteers, passionate about making a difference in the lives of people, and their families, affected by cancer.   We share a common bond of having a friend diagnosed with a brain tumour in 2007.


Welcome to Talking Heads
Brain Cancer Support Services

Support Services

In August 2012 Blackwood 8 started an education and support group called "Talking Heads". The support group meets on the first Tuesday of every month... 

“It’s helpful to say things out loud in a group”
“Being able to verbalise my feelings without judgement, realising that they’re not so unique”
“Learning strategies to cope with my situation”
“Finding out new information and resources that will be helpful”


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This cancer support group is recognised by