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CanTeen Aotearoa

Cancer Network Group Service, Community Health


9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.


Around 4,200 rangatahi / young people across Aotearoa are impacted by cancer each year, whether it’s their own diagnosis, or that of an immediate family member. CanTeen’s mission is to make sure they don’t have to face cancer alone.

Our services are free of charge and available for rangatahi aged 13-24 who are:

  • diagnosed with cancer or in survivorship
  • dealing with a parent or sibling’s cancer
  • coping with the death of a parent or sibling

CanTeen services include:

  • One to one therapy and support
  • Camps and events across Aotearoa and online
  • Leadership opportunities
  • An online community (web & app) providing peer support and counselling for rangatahi and parents at

How do I access this service?

Contact us

CanTeen Aotearoa is available from 9am – 5.00pm Phone: 0800 CANTEEN (226 8336) or (09) 303 4444 or email:

Referrals can be made via our website:

CanTeen have three…




9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Opening and closing hours refer to the National Office of CanTeen.  

Services Provided


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


  • Grief counselling
  • Mental wellbeing


Information & support

Youth / Rangatahi

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

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Postal Address

PO Box 56072
Dominion Road
Auckland 1446

This page was last updated at 12:49PM on May 13, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by CanTeen Aotearoa.