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Cancer Society Whanganui

Cancer Network Group Service


8:30 AM to 3:00 PM.


We are here to support local people and their families when they are faced with a diagnosis of cancer.

FREE services we provide include:

  • One on one support with our Supportive Care Coordinator
  • Transport to treatment or appointments locally, in Palmerston North or Wellington
  • Information brochures and books
  • Softies for breast cancer aftercare
  • Focus groups
  • Advocacy
  • Health promotion programmes & initiatives including sunsmart schools, shade and sunscreen loans & workplace presentations.

Outside services that we subsidise and/or facilitate include:

  • Counselling - by appointment
  • Massage therapy - weekly by appointment
  • Breastcare consultants (prosthesis & bras) - Twice a month
  • Reflexogy - by appointment
  • Reiki - by appointment


How do I access this service?

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Contact us directly for more information.


8:30 AM to 3:00 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Labour Day (28 Oct), Wellington Anniversary (20 Jan), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (18 Apr), Easter Sunday (20 Apr), Easter Monday (21 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), King's Birthday (2 Jun), Matariki (20 Jun).

Services Provided

Aids and equipment
Cancer support

Wigs and accessories, Cancer research, Cancer counselling, Wellness / healthy lifestyle, Patient transport, Welfare and advocacy services

  • Wigs and accessories
  • Cancer research
  • Cancer counselling
  • Wellness / healthy lifestyle
  • Patient transport
  • Welfare and advocacy services



Contact Details

8:30 AM to 3:00 PM.

3 Koromiko Road
Manawatu-Wanganui 4501

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Street Address

3 Koromiko Road
Manawatu-Wanganui 4501

Postal Address

PO Box 7116

This page was last updated at 9:18AM on July 10, 2024. This information is reviewed and edited by Cancer Society Whanganui.