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Brain Tumour Support NZ

Cancer Network Group Service

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Description

Brain Tumour Support NZ is here to help you live life with a brain tumour or support someone who is living with a brain tumour. We know that when you hear the words “you have a brain tumour” you need support from people who not only understand the fear, confusion and isolation, but who can empower and resource you to overcome it.

Our range of support services are available to everybody affected by any type of brain tumour and their family and whānau. These include:

  • Support Co-ordinator - here to support people newly diagnosed with a brain tumour and their care partners will with support and navigation assistance. 
  • Brain Boxes - care and information packages for patients and carers
  • Online Support - through our brain tumour community via Facebook Patient Groups and online support groups
  • Support Friends - one-on-one peer support
  • Children and Families - Visit Brain Tumour Support Kidz

We also play a key role in advocacy (providing a voice for our community), raising awareness and supporting research.

Staff

We're a team of people passionate about providing networking, support and information for people affected by brain tumours New Zealand-wide. 

Meet our people here

Ages

Adult / Pakeke, Older adult / Kaumātua, Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi

How do I access this service?

Contact us

Website / App

Brain Tumour Support NZ

Referral

Fees and Charges Categorisation

Free

Fees and Charges Description

Our services are free but we welcome donations.

Hours

Mon – Fri 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed King's Birthday (3 Jun), Matariki (28 Jun), Labour Day (28 Oct), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (18 Apr), Easter Sunday (20 Apr), Easter Monday (21 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr).

Services Provided

Cancer support

Contact Details

This page was last updated at 12:58PM on March 11, 2024. This information is reviewed and edited by Brain Tumour Support NZ.