Sometimes a retreat or holiday somewhere can be just as therapeutic as any treatment. Below are a list of retreats that cancer patients and carers may wish to consider.

The list below has been compiled from research and recommendations from patients. By listing the retreats below, Star Throwers is not endorsing these companies.

  • –  holds weekly retreats in South West France for people with cancer. Relaxation classes, Yoga, Meditation, complementary therapies, talks, and nourishing meals. 
  • Penny Brohn – Bristol – Penny Brohn offers a Living Well course to help you learn how to live as well as possible for as long as possible with the impacts of cancer. You’ll discover simple ways to eat well, manage stress and stay active to support your ongoing health. You will find out how to relax, make time for the things in life you love and have a greater sense of control over your health and wellbeing.

Please also see our page regarding Travel Insurance