The men only Crocus Support Group will officially launch their group in Monaghan next Tuesday.
A group of men who have all received a cancer diagnosis have started to meet in recent weeks in order to share experiences and support each other in the journey.
They have decided that they will officially establish the group on Tuesday with a meeting at 7.30pm in the Crocus Centre in The Grange in Monaghan.
Speaking to Shannonside Northern Sound Martin Maguire from the group said that every person’s experience with the illness is different and this is an opportunity to come together with others who are dealing with a diagnosis.
He encouraged people to attend and try it out: