Asbestos Council of Victoria/GARDS Support Group - METRO

Group typePeer discussion, Social
Attendee type(s)Women, Men, Aboriginal and TSI
Group stage(s)Newly diagnosed, Caring for someone with cancer, Experiencing cancer, Bereaved
Cancer typeMesothelioma
Age objJsonGroup(s)All ages
Meeting timeAfternoon
Day of the weekMonday


The Asbestos Council of Victoria/GARDS Support Group - METRO meets monthly on the 2nd Monday of the month at 1:30 at a community venue in Chadstone. The group receives support from the Asbestos Council of Victoria and the Gippsland Asbestos-related Disease Service staff. It welcomes people affected by mesothelioma, silica. mouth, lung and throat cancers as well as their families. Activities include peer discussion, social activities and information. Meetings are free to attend; to join the organisation there is a joining fee of $5 then a yearly charge. The group can organise interpreters for members wishing to attend if notified in advance. Call 13 11 20 for more information, including the exact address, and to be put in contact with the group leader.

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