New Class at ELLICSR: Prepare to Return to Work
By: Lydia Beck, Occupational Therapist, Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship Program
The idea of returning to work can feel daunting after cancer diagnosis and treatment. If you are planning to return to work, consider attending the Prepare to Return to Work class. The class will help you prepare to go back to work. The class covers:
- Common work-related challenges caused by cancer, and ways to manage
- Information on the law and your rights
- How to talk to your employer, and other ways to prepare for being back at work
- Return to work planning template which can be used as a tool to help you talk to employers
This free class is offered at ELLICSR on the first Monday of the month, from 10:30am-12:00pm. To register, call 416-581-8620.