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Guest blog: Free massage sessions for cancer patients in the Walsall area


Guest blog: Free massage sessions for cancer patients in the Walsall area


Susan Findlay runs an Oncology Massage Workshop to give massage therapists a certified and accredited qualification in this area, and be able to treat those who have been affected by cancer.

For the workshop, Susan requires volunteers who have experienced cancer to come in for a free massage session. 


The massage session is taking place at 1pm, on Sunday 8th September, at Walsall College, Wisemore Campus, Walsall, WS2 8ES.

In order to be eligible for these free massage sessions, you need to have a history of cancer, or currently have cancer.


Please get in touch if you would to learn more or apply to be a volunteer:



0208 8856062


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