We are here to support people with cancer and their whanau in the Marlborough area and are part of the Wellington Division of the Cancer Society.
- Upper Wairau Valley
- Marlborough Sounds
- south to Kekerengu (including Seddon and Ward)
The Cancer Society Marlborough at the Orange Traffic light setting
The Cancer Society Marlborough will continue to provide clients with support and information throughout the Orange Traffic Light setting. Our office will be open to the public with pre-screening questions, social distancing and mask use in place.
We will continue to provide clients with support and information throughout the Orange Traffic Light setting. Our Cancer Support Nurses will be available for face-to-face appointments, on our Cancer Information Helpline 0800 CANCER (226 237) and by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Groups and programmes will be running under the Orange Traffic Light setting and masks will be used in instances where social distancing cannot be managed.
Margaret Stewart House will remain open for those who need to travel to Wellington for treatment. Patients can bring one support person. Unfortunately, we do not allow visitors to enter the building or children to stay at Margaret Stewart House during the Orange Light setting.
During Red and Orange, our Driving Service is available and clients and drivers must be masked. We do not allow clients to bring support people during the Orange Light setting, and clients must sit in the back seat. We take clients regardless of their vaccination status.
Support groups and services
The Cancer Society Marlborough offers services such as one-on-one support, counselling, exercise programmes and groups for people with cancer and their whānau.
Our services are available to anyone diagnosed with cancer and their whānau/family and supporters. Please use this form if you would like to use our services or refer someone else to our services.