Cancer Society Canterbury - West Coast is committed to managing the impact of cancer in our local community.
The Cancer Society Canterbury - West Coast Divison Inc is a non-government organisation reliant on community support and donations to reducing the incidence of cancer.
Your donation makes a valuable contribution to supporting the work of the Cancer Society. Since 1929 we have provided free support services and information for people affected by cancer and their families. One in three New Zealanders will be affected by cancer in their lifetime and we are here to support anyone with any cancer.
Our registered charity number is CC 10981.
The Cancer Society receives no direct Government funding, and we rely on local community support to provide our free services to anyone with any cancer. We have been providing support to people affected by cancer and funding research in Canterbury - West Coast for over 80 years.
The Cancer Society Canterbury West Coast Division Inc. is a non-government organisation reliant on community support and donations to reduce the impact and incidence of cancer.
The Cancer Society's work covers three main areas-
Supporting research into the causes and treatments of cancer; providing care and support including practical assistance, emotional support and information about cancer and its treatment; supporting education of health workers to improve cancer treatment and care; undertaking health promotion focusing on preventing cancer.