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Aroha Mai Cancer Support Services

Cancer Network Group Service, Kaupapa Māori


9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.


The Aroha Mai Cancer Support Services is a voluntary team and our aim is to extend support to cancer sufferers and their families by offering the following services:

  • Counseling with compassion
  • Guidance when required
  • Assisting/supporting family members
  • “Listening ear”
  • Transport assistance to medical appointments
  • Help/assist patient, family to understand treatments and the side effects
  • Awhiawhi the patient and family when requested
  • Working in a culturally appropriate manner that adheres to the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi

Aroha Mai is Rotorua based. We are unique to the Rotorua communtiy and to the Te Arawa iwi. We dont specify to one cancer group, we accommodate to all types of cancer while also embracing family/whānau.

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Make an appointment, Referral, Walk in


No fees apply.

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9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Mon – Thu 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Fri 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (29 Mar), Easter Sunday (31 Mar), Easter Monday (1 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), King's Birthday (3 Jun), Matariki (28 Jun), Labour Day (28 Oct), Auckland Anniversary (27 Jan).

Languages Spoken

English, Māori

Services Provided

Home support

Home visits, Carers, Cleaning (personal care)

  • Home visits
  • Carers
  • Cleaning (personal care)
Kaupapa Māori
Whānau Ora

Kaupapa Māori

  • Kaupapa Māori
End of life care
Cancer support

Cancer counselling, Transport, Home support, Welfare and advocacy services

  • Cancer counselling
  • Transport
  • Home support
  • Welfare and advocacy services

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Contact Details

9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

1318 Pukuatua Street
Bay Of Plenty 3010

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Street Address

1318 Pukuatua Street
Bay Of Plenty 3010

Postal Address

P O Box 929

This page was last updated at 11:59AM on September 29, 2023. This information is reviewed and edited by Aroha Mai Cancer Support Services.