We are here to support people with cancer and their whānau. We are part of the Otago and Southland Division of the Cancer Society.

COVID-19 Alert Level 2 Information: Otago & Southland

Under Alert Level 2 our Cancer Society offices are open, and we continue to support people with cancer and their whānau:

Daffodil House

Daffodil House remains open at 283 Great King Street, Dunedin. However, guests are encouraged to wear face masks outside of their rooms.

For more information, please contact Fiona Cutler on 021 241 9660 or email daffodil.house@cansoc.org.nz 

Driving Services

We are continuing to offer driving services, but on a limited basis. For more information, please call the Driving Service Coordinator on 021 241 9660.

Supportive Care

Supportive Care will be conducted remotely; all face-to-face appointments and support groups are suspended until further notice. We are still here for you over the telephone (scroll down for contact information).


As we continue to provide services, we also continue to appreciate help from volunteers. If you are interested in helping, please contact volunteer@cansoc.org.nz 



Help us support people with cancer

We need your support to ensure we can continue delivering services to people with cancer and their whānau.

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If you need to travel to Dunedin Hospital for cancer treatment, you can stay at Daffodil House.

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Need transport to treatment?

We have a dedicated team of volunteers to drive you to your hospital appointments.

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Supportive Care Community Cancer Support

Our services are available to anyone diagnosed with cancer and their family / whānau. 

We’re here to help, so please make contact so we can discuss what is right for you and your whānau.

Please get in touch today if you would like support by emailing supportivecare@cansoc.org.nz or calling:

Referral Form

Please use this form if you would like to refer yourself or someone else to our services. 

Otago and Southland - Referral Form

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Referral form

Please use this form if you would like to refer yourself or someone else to our services.  

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Contact Supportive Care

You can also make contact with our support team by emailing supportivecare@cansoc.org.nz

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Contact Supportive Care

Dunedin/Coastal Otago (03) 477 7447
Southland (03) 218 4108
Central Otago/Queenstown Lakes (03) 442 4281

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What we did across Otago and Southland last year:

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Clients and families/whānau supported
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KMs driven by Cancer Society volunteers
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Students attending SunSmart schools

Our People

Meet our team providing support services to people affected by cancer and their whānau.

Contact Us


Phone number
Call us on (03) 218 4108
Email address
Physical address
149 Spey Street, Invercargill, 9810
Postal address
PO Box 955, Invercargill 9840
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Last updated: September 8, 2021