Meetings

Meetings,  in-person and on Zoom, are held at 10am on the third Tuesday of the month (February through to December). See our Newsletters for details and how to join the next meeting via Zoom.

Visitors are welcome to attend as well as partners and carers.  There is no charge for attending.

After the meeting you are welcome to join us for lunch at the Ivanhoe Hotel which has a reasonable Seniors’ menu.

Parking and Public Transport

There is free car parking at the rear of the hall.

The hall is close to Ivanhoe Station and is close to Bus routes 510, 546, 548 and 549.

Evening Meetings

If you can’t attend daytime meetings, the Eltham Prostate Cancer Information and Support Group has evening meetings, as does the Ringwood Prostate Cancer Support Group and the Essendon Prostate Cancer Support Group.

Forthcoming Meetings and Speakers

October meeting: Tuesday October 18, 2022 at 10am, will be in-person and on Zoom

The next meeting will be in-person and on Zoom.  It will be held on Tuesday October 18, 2022, starting at 10am, at the Uniting Church, Seddon Street Ivanhoe. The Zoom link will be in the August newsletter.

The guest speaker at our October 18, 2022 meeting will be Dr Jane Crowe MBBS (Hon), Master GP Psychiatry

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Jane has been working for over 30 years as a GP in suburban Melbourne. In 2011 Jane started working part time as Prostate Cancer GP at the Epworth Hospital in Richmond and now at the Australian Prostate Centre in North Melbourne where she works as part of a multidisciplinary survivorship clinic for men on androgen deprivation therapy . Jane uses her general practice skills and clinical prostate cancer knowledge in conjunction with other health professionals to help manage the many challenges a man with prostate cancer may encounter .Jane’s ultimate aim is to help optimise the quality life of men with prostate cancer by taking an individual and holistic approach in a meaningful way for her patients.