Changing the conversation about work and cancer

Working With Cancer’s workshops for 2021

One in two of us will be diagnosed with cancer in our lifetime so it’s highly likely that an employee in your organisation will be affected. By attending one of these workshops, you will feel better prepared and equipped to support anyone affected by cancer in the workplace.

Below you’ll find a list of choices. You can find out more about each workshop and book your place here at Eventbrite.

Understanding the challenges of managing work and cancer for HR professionals.

This is a free, 1-hour interactive session which will give you a greater understanding of the most common cancer challenges in the workplace and the impact of cancer on your business.

Next dates: 20 May, 7 September, 16 November

“Work and Cancer Masterclass” for HR, Line Managers and OH.
This highly interactive masterclass of 2.5 hours will equip you with the skills and knowledge to help employees manage work and cancer. The main topics we cover are:

Brought to life with real case studies and examples.

Next dates: 8 June, 21 September, 2 December

‘Managing advanced cancer and work’ for HR, Line Managers and OH

In this interactive 2-hour workshop we explore:

Next dates: 17 June, 28 October

Alongside these workshops, we offer also bespoke training on:

Cancer awareness: with a focus on basic information about what cancer is, its treatment, side-effects, its impact on work, and when and how to talk about cancer at work (e.g., Lunch & Learn, Health and Wellbeing events)

Train the trainer workshops: where we train your staff to a level where they will be able to train other staff (or new staff) within your organisation about how to manage work and cancer

Bereavement: to support your organisation and/or a team after the death of a colleague from cancer

Managing chronic Illness in the workplace: Managing and supporting a colleague diagnosed with a chronic health condition like cancer.