We are here to support people with cancer and their whānau in the Auckland/Northland region. Below you can find Auckland/Northland services under the COVID-19 Protection Framework.

Auckland/Northland Division

From 30 December 2021, Auckland is moving to traffic light ORANGE. Cancer Society offices in Auckland are open with Covid screening on arrival (from 5th January 2022). Face to face support group meetings will be conducted off site. If you are travelling to Auckland for treatment, please ensure you have your appointment details and a negative Covid test result. On arrival please wear a mask.

Domain Lodge in Auckland continues to remain operational to provide accommodation for booked patients and supporters. Patients and supporters will be asked to present a negative Covid result. For further details, please contact Domain Lodge directly on 09 308 0160. Visitors of those staying in Domain Lodge are not permitted inside the Lodge. Please make arrangements to meet off site. Masks are to be worn in all shared and open spaces within Domain Lodge.

There is partial return of the volunteer driving service. We are coordinating with the hospital to organise transport for those people who have no alternatives. Please ask whānau and friends to assist with transport to appointments and treatment where possible.

Community nursing and psychology appointments will be a mix of phone/remote contact and face to face appointments. Covid screening will be undertaken prior to a face to face appointment. Masks are to be worn and please remain one metre apart.

From 30 December 2021, Northland will remain in traffic light level RED.

Daffodil House is open. Patients can drop in but must be masked. Supporters must be double vaccinated and wear a mask. We will ask to see your vaccine pass.

There is limited volunteer driving services. Please ask whānau and friends to assist with transport to appointments and treatment where possible.

Support care visits/counselling will mostly be conducted by phone/remotely. Any face to face appointments are on a needs only basis. Masks will be worn and you are asked to remain one metre apart. Support groups and groups using Daffodil House and not being undertaken under RED.

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Thank you for providing the gift of food for cancer patients at Domain Lodge.
Your generosity is much appreciated by the families and whānau who stay here. To ensure we keep everyone safe, please use the following guidelines:

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Referral form for services

Our services are available to anyone diagnosed with cancer, family/whānau. Please use this form if you would like to use our services or refer someone else to our services.

If you or a member of your whānau have received a cancer diagnosis, you can just ring us on 0800 226 237. You don't need to be referred by a health professional.
Auckland/Northland - referral form for health professionals

Auckland/Northland - accommodation referral form for health professionals

Auckland/Northland - self-referral form for patients

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Auckland's Domain Lodge offers 'home away from home' accommodation for people who are travelling for treatment.

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Chemotherapy orientation for outpatients

Check how your DHB/hospital is running treatments for cancer patients:

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Last updated: January 6, 2022