CanTeen was established to ensure that no young person in New Zealand living with cancer should ever have to feel alone.
Cancer is different in a young person's world and we get that. CanTeen is there for anyone aged between 13 and 24 who is living with cancer. We aim to provide a relaxed, friendly and fun environment where you can share your thoughts and feelings with other young people whose lives have been affected by cancer.
Our mission is to support, develop and empower young people living with cancer through a national peer support network, and professional educational and recreational programmes.
- Adolescent and young adults with cancer
Support during treatment
- Support for family/whānau/partners
- Grief counselling
- Mental wellbeing
Bowel, Breast, Leukaemia & Blood, Lung, Prostate, Childhood cancers, Others, Skin Cancer / Melanoma
|Mon – Fri||8:30 AM – 5:00 PM|
Opening and closing hours refer to the National Office of CanTeen. Hours may differ for Regional Branches.
How to access this service
The CanTeen National Office is available from 8.30am – 5.00pm Phone: 0800 CANTEEN (226 8336) or (09) 303 4444 or email:
CanTeen have a number of regional branches around NZ from Northland to Southland. Visit https://www.canteen.org.nz/contact/ to find out more or get in touch.
CanTeen has branch offices all over New Zealand from Northland to Southland.
If you'd like to get in touch with anyone, check out the 'Our People' page on our website for further details:
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This page was last updated at 11:33AM on October 10, 2018. This information is reviewed and edited by CanTeen.