We are here to help provide support to people with cancer and their whānau across Kāpiti, Wairarapa, Marlborough and Nelson-Tasman. We are the Wellington Division of the Cancer Society.
The Cancer Society at the Orange Traffic Light setting
The Cancer Society Wellington 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.
Cancer Society Wellington Division 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 email@example.com. 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 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 workshops
Our support groups mean people can get together to share their individual experiences and gain support from others
Transport to treatment
We have a dedicated team of volunteers who can help you get to your hospital appointments
Support groups and workshops in Greater Wellington
We offer a variety of support groups for people with cancer, their whānau/family and friends
Free parking across from Wellington Hospital
Read the latest Cantalk
CanTalk is our free magazine offered to all those affected by cancer, including family/whānau, friends and anyone interested in reading about cancer survivorship issues.
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.
If you or a member of your whānau have received a cancer diagnosis give us a ring on 0800 226 327. You don't need to be referred by a health professional.Wellington Referral form
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