Wanganui Centre

 

Wanganui, Rangitikei, Wamarino
3 Koromiko Road
PO Box 7116
Wanganui 4501

Tel: (06) 348 7402
Fax: (06) 348 7406  

Open Hours

Monday- Thursday 8.30am- 3.30pm

Friday 8.00am-12.00pm

Saturday & Sunday CLOSED                                          

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What we do:

We are here to support local people and their families when they are faced with a diagnosis of cancer

FREE services we provide include:

-          One on one support with our Supportive Care Coordinator

-          Transport to treatment or appointments locally, in Palmerston North or Wellington

-          Information brochures and books

-          Softies and sleeves for breast cancer aftercare

-          Support groups for men, women & lymhoedeama

-          Advocacy

-          Health promotion programmes & initiatives including sunsmart schools, shade and sunscreen loans & workplace presentations

Outside services that we subsidise and/or facilitate include:

-          Counselling- weekly

-          Massage Therapy- weekly

-          Reikei- weekly

-          Breastcare consultants (Prosthesis & bras)- twice a month

-          Wig consultant- once a month

How we operate:

We are not government funded so open our doors through generous donations, bequests, fundraising events and grants.

To become a ‘Regular Giver’ download our Regular Giving form and return it to the address listed on the form. You can give as  little as $1 per week. 

If you are interested in leaving a donation in your will, download our information brochure to find out how you can do this. 

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Staff:

Jane Beamsley, Centre Manager - Email 

Yvonne Cuthbertson, Supportive Care Coordinator - Email

Gillian White, Grants Administrator - Email

Cheyenne Akehurst, Administration/Patient Transport- Email 

Annette Cox, Relay for Life and Fundraiser - Email

Judy McIntyre - Health Promoter - Email

General Enquiries- Email