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Having a cancer diagnosis doesn’t mean you can’t exercise.

MannaCare is running POWER – a program for oncology wellness and exercise rehabilitation.

We are committed to providing an evidence-based exercise and wellness program over 12 weeks that supports the individual to take part in safe physical activity during and after treatment for cancer. We aim to empowereducate and connect those who take part.

How does POWER support those with Cancer?                                                                                                         

  • Increased energy levels and overall strength
  • Reduces side effects of treatment
  • Increases confidence for long term exercise and management of wellbeing
  • Improved body composition and immune function

During COVID-19, the POWER Program has continued via online Tele-health sessions.

POWER offers a range of oncology services, run by oncology trained allied health professionals including:

Eligibility:
POWER’s services are suitable for people at various stages of treatment and survivorship.
You may also be eligible for rebates through your healthcare provider.
If you are unsure about your eligibility please contact MannaCare.

For Further information
Please call MannaCare on 1300 90 20 23
Email address: enquiries@mannacare.org.au

The POWER Program was launched in 2018 at MannaCare. We are grateful to Bendigo Bank Doncaster East & Templestowe Village Community® Branch and Manningham City Council for funding the POWER Program.

Read a published article about the launch of POWER on Aged Care Online.