Cancer Society Support Programmes

Cancer talks, groups & courses - July to December 2017

 Wellington | Kāpiti | Hutt Valley | Porirua | Johnsonville | Other Support Groups | Wairarapa | Nelson | Marlborough

To support those with cancer, the Cancer Society run talks, courses and groups for anyone affected by cancer including whānau or family of those affected by cancer. Our upcoming events are held throughout the greater Wellington region. Most sessions are free. Koha or donations appreciated.

Please check the website for the latest offerings www.cancernz.org.nz

For more info, please call 0800 CANCER (226 237) or email info@cancersoc.org.nz


At the Wellington office - 52 Riddiford St Newtown, Wellington

 

Breast Cancer Under 50s group, 4th Tuesday of the month 6pm – 7.30pm

Yoga and relaxation, Tuesdays 11.30am – 12 noon or 12.30pm

Drop In sessions, 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month 12 noon – 1pm

Healthy Steps, Mondays 6pm – 7pm

PALS – Prostate Cancer Support Group, 4th Tuesday of the month 7pm – 9pm

CanBalance – Under 50s Cancer Support Group, contact
info@cancersoc.org.nz for more info.

Relaxation and Massage, Tuesdays daytime

Walking Group, Monday morning, please register at info@cancersoc.org.nz, or call 0800 236 237 for more info.

 


At the Kapiti office – 14 Kapiti Lights, Paraparaumu (04) 298 8514

 

Waikanae Morning Tea, 4th Friday of the month 10.30am – 12 noon at Freemason House, 16 Mahara Place, Waikanae

Living Well With Cancer, 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month 10.30am – 12 noon. Venue: Kāpiti Health Centre, Warrimoo Street, Paraparaumu


In the Hutt Valley

 

Cancer Support Group, 3rd Tuesday of the month 7pm. Venue: Walter Nash Centre, 22 Taine Street, Taita, Lower Hutt. Contact info@cancersoc.org.nz or ph. 04 389 8421

Kia Ora – E Te Iwi, meets monthly on a Tuesday 5.30pm. Venue: Hikoikoi Reserve, Petone. Contact Tira tira@kokiri-hauora.org.nz or ph. 04 920 1472 

Healthy Steps, weekly on Thursdays during school term time with Kathy 10am – 11.30am. Venue: Danzport studio, Upper Hutt


In Porirua

 

Kia Ora – E Te Iwi, in August at Ora Toa, 20 Ngatitoa Street, Titahi Bay / Porirua. Contact Natalie Kini at
natalie.kini@oratoa.co.nz or on 04 238 4914 or 04 237 0110


In Johnsonville

 

Healthy Steps, weekly on Saturdays during school term time 9.15am – 10.15am. Venue: St Johns Church hall, Johnsonville

Lymphoedema Support Group, 3rd Tuesday of every 2nd month 7pm – 8.30pm. Contact Di Graham ph. 027 460 1313 or 04 934 3083 or digraham@clear.net.nz


 Other Support Groups

Healthy Steps, weekly on Saturdays during school term time 9.15am – 10.15am. Venue: St Johns Church hall, Johnsonville

Lymphoedema Support Group, 3rd Tuesday of every 2nd month 7pm – 8.30pm. Contact Di Graham ph. 027 460 1313 or 04 934 3083 or digraham@clear.net.nz


 At Wairarapa centre – 37 Te Ore Ore Rd, Masterton (06) 378 8039

 

Any Cancer Men’s Support Group, 4th Monday of the month 1pm – 2.30pm

Any Cancer Women’s Support Group, 3rd Monday of the month
1pm – 2.30pm

Blood Lymphoma Leukaemia and Myeloma Support Group, Saturday meetings 4 times a year with a shared lunch. Partners/spouses welcome. Dates to be advised.

Lymphoedema Support Group Every 2nd month. Call for details. 

Cancer Society Wairarapa Dragon Boat Team Open to all cancer survivors and their supporters for fun and fitness.
Living with Bowel Cancer Programme This is a 4-session informative course. Dates to be advised.

Look Good Feel Better Course A free one-day workshop offered to women undergoing treatment for cancer. Date to be advised.

Moving On after Cancer These 4-week, 2-hour sessions are for those completing treatment and asking what now?


In Nelson - info@cancernelson.org.nz Ph (03) 539 1137 

Click here for Nelson programmes.

In Marlborough - marlcaso@xtra.co.nz  Ph (03) 579 4379

 

Look Good Feel Better, 8 July, 11 September & 13 November. Call our office to register.

Walking Group, 9.30am from our office. Please call for details.

Under 50s Breast Cancer Group, 4th Wednesday of the month.
6.30pm – 8pm