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Cancer Network Group Service


8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.


Our support groups are now meeting however schedules  (as shown below) are still subject to change over the coming months. If you would like to attend a support group, please call us on 0800 273 222 for up to date information or visit our website  where information about our groups is updated  regularly. 

Have you experienced a diagnosis of breast cancer, recently or in the past, and would like to speak with women who understand, know ‘how it is’ and can provide information and reassurance?

Breast Cancer Support offers community-based services provided by trained volunteers who have experienced breast cancer themselves and can support others from a positive, personal perspective.

BCS services include:

  • individual support (face to face meeting or by telephone, Zoom, or Skype)
  • Breast Friends Support Groups (greater Auckland area, Cambridge, and Christchurch)
  • nationwide support and information via a toll free number

Breast Friends Group Meeting Times and Locations
Please call our toll free number  0800 273 222 for more information.

Central Auckland – please call us on 0800 273 222 for information. 

North Shore – 2nd Wednesday of month (Feb - Nov) at 7pm, Milford (please call for venue location).

Warkworth/Wellsford - please call us on 0800 273 222 for information.

Hibiscus Coast - 3rd Tuesday of month (Feb - Nov) at 7pm at Bayley's Realty Office, 14 Florence Ave, Orewa. 

West Auckland – please call us on 0800 273 222 for information. 

East Auckland – 3rd Wednesday of month (Feb - Nov) at 7.30 pm at Highland Park Community House, Highland Park.

Waiheke Island - 2nd Tuesday of month (Feb - Nov) at 11am, Estuary Cottage, 2/11 Moa Ave, Oneroa.

Franklin Breast Cancer Support (sister organisation) - 3rd Thursday of the month, 7.30pm. Please call (09) 238 6433 for venue information.

Cambridge - every Friday, Feb - Nov, 10am Absolute Coffee House, New World carpark. 

New Plymouth - please call us on 0800 273 222 for information.

Motueka/Tasman - please call us on 0800 273 222 for information.

Balclutha - please call us on 0800 273 222 for information.

Christchurch -  4th Tuesday of the month (Jan - Dec)at 7pm at the Canterbury Cancer Society 97 Fitzgerald Ave Christchurch.

Selwyn (Christchurch) - please call 0800 273 222 for information 


8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Sun8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Open on all public holidays..

How to access this service

For more information about our services, or to speak with one of our trained volunteers, please contact Breast Cancer Support on our nationwide toll free number, email us, or visit our website to make an enquiry.

Call us toll free: 0800 273 222 (0800 BreaCanSupport)

Email us:

Visit our website:  

Services Provided


  • Support during treatment
  • Support groups

Cancer Types


Contact Details

Postal Address

PO Box 10 150
Dominion Rd
Auckland 1446

This page was last updated at 10:05AM on November 23, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Breast Cancer Support.