Casting for recovery is a non-profit support and educational programme for women who had or have had breast cancer. Casting for Recovery provides retreats designed to promote and support mental and physical healing. It combines fly fishing, counselling and medical expertise. The retreats offer a respite, support and information in beautiful and peaceful settings. Any women who has experienced breast cancer is eligible to apply to attend a retreat (with medical clearance from their doctor). Retreats are usually at the weekend and include accommodation, meals, counselling and professional casting and fishing instruction, all at no cost to participants. Trained medical staff and fly fishing instructors are on hand at all times.

Two retreats are being advertised at the moment one in Kimbridge-on-the test on 25 July and a second one in the Republic of Ireland on 12 September. For more info follow this link: Casting for recovery retreat dates and venues.

Or write to:

Casting for Recovery
PO Box 3611