We are here to support people with cancer and their whānau in the Nelson/Tasman region. We are part of the Wellington Division of the Cancer Society.

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If you need to travel away from home for treatment, we can provide a place to stay.

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Support groups

Connect with others or sign up for a range of fitness and lifestyle classes in the Nelson/Tasman area.

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Cancer helpline

We know that going through cancer is tough and can raise many questions. You are not alone.

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Cancer patients and their whānau deserve access to the best possible support available.

We focus primarily on:

  • enhancing patient and family/whānau support systems
  • improving community well-being through health promotion 
  • providing information and resources for the local medical community and the general public
  • networking to improve communication links with other related organisations.
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Volunteer with us

You can make a difference. Visit our volunteer portal to see what roles are available.

Join our team
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Support our work in Nelson

We need your help to support people with cancer and their whānau.

Donate now
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Go to our Cancer Society Nelson Store

Check out what we have in our store

Visit our Store

What we did across Greater Wellington last year

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KMs driven by Cancer Society volunteers
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Contact Us


Phone number
Call us on (03) 539 1137
Email address
(03) 546 3919
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Physical address
102 Hardy Street, Nelson, 7010
Postal address
PO Box. 335, Nelson, 7040
9am – 5pm
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Last updated: June 4, 2021