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Cancer Society Waikato/Bay of Plenty

Cancer Network Group Service

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1235 Ranolf Street, Rotorua

Corner Grey and Beale Streets, Hamilton

8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

111 Cameron Road, Tauranga

8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

Description

If you, or someone you know, has been diagnosed with cancer, the Waikato/Bay of Plenty Cancer Society is here to help.

We offer a range of practical assistance and supportive care to help you and those you care about understand cancer, get through treatment and find support.

You don’t need a referral from a healthcare professional to access our services. Simply get in touch by phone or email and one of our supportive care nurses will contact you to talk about the support we can provide, including:

  • Support for you and your whānau
  • Information about cancer and treatment
  • Assessment and support to manage the side effects of treatment
  • Links to other Cancer Society services and support groups
  • Referrals to other healthcare professionals and community services

Service Areas

Accommodation

Counselling

Home support

Mental health

Nursing support services

  • Oncology

Support

  • Support during treatment
  • Support for family/whānau/partners
  • Support groups

Transport

  • Volunteer driving services

Exercise and relaxation

  • Massage therapy

Wellness / healthy lifestyle

Welfare & advocacy services

  • Advocacy services

Cancer research

Cancer Types

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

Hours

1235 Ranolf Street, Rotorua

Mon – Thu 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Corner Grey and Beale Streets, Hamilton

8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

111 Cameron Road, Tauranga

8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

How to access this service

Contact the Waikato/Bay of Plenty Cancer Society

You don’t need a referral from a healthcare professional to access our services. Simply get in touch by phone or email using information under 'Contact Details' on the left of this page.

Cancer Information Helpline 

Any question, any cancer. Our free 0800 CANCER (226 237) helpline has been created especially for patients, their whānau and carers. Your call will be answered by an experienced cancer nurse and is confidential. If you wish, you can also remain anonymous.

This free service is available Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5pm, excluding public holidays.

Team details

Cancer Society supportive care nurses are experienced nurses with specialised knowledge and skills in supporting people with cancer. 

If you, or someone you know, has been diagnosed with cancer, is currently receiving treatment or is living with cancer, our friendly nurses are able to offer support and information.

Contact Details

1235 Ranolf Street, Rotorua

Lakes

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Corner Grey and Beale Streets, Hamilton

Waikato

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111 Cameron Road, Tauranga

Bay of Plenty

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This page was last updated at 11:55AM on August 7, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Cancer Society Waikato/Bay of Plenty.