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Home Support North Charitable Trust

Cancer Network Group Service


7:00 AM to 5:00 PM.


~ Northland’s largest Home Based Support Service provider – dynamic, friendly team of Nurse

Co-ordinators and Support Staff ~

Home Help: this may include housework, meal preparation, shopping, laundry.

Personal Care: this may include showering, bathing, feeding, transporting to appointments, grooming, dressing, assistance with mobility/transferring.

Some Child Care available through ACC if you have had an accident.

Free assistance can be allocated by needs assessors for someone to come into your home and look after your dependent loved-one so you can have a break.


We have a team of Nurse Co-ordinators who are qualified nurses, EN or RNs and also a Co-ordinator for Administrative Support.

How do I access this service?


Patients are referred through their hospital, GP or health professionals working in the community or from Northland DHB (aged over 65 or for support following a stay in hospital), NorthAble…



7:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri7:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Monitored answering service operates outside regular business hours for emergencies - 5pm to 9pm

Services Provided

Home support

Cancer Types

Breast, Leukaemia and Blood, Lung, Prostate, Childhood Cancers, Others, Skin Cancer / Melanoma, Brain and Spinal, Head and Neck / Thyroid, Upper Gastrointestinal (Oesophagus / Stomach / Liver), Lower Gastrointestinal (Bowel / Rectum / Anus), Kidney, Bladder, Testicular, Gynaecological, Sarcoma

Contact Details

7:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Whangarei Office: (09) 430 2090 | 0800 832 383 (out of area)

7a First Avenue, Whangarei, 0110


Mid/Far North Office (Payroll only) : (09) 401 6657 0800 832 383 (out of area) - Press 3

19 Homestead Road, Kerikeri, 0230



Postal Address

7a First Ave

This page was last updated at 12:10PM on February 14, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Home Support North Charitable Trust.