**Update** Message from community event organisers: Given the current status of COVID- 19 we are acting with caution and have made the difficult decision to postpone the Hunter Breast Cancer Foundation 5km Walk. We see it as our job to act responsibly and help to stop the spread of the virus. We hope we have
As part of HBCF’s response to COVID-19, we have reinvented the support offerings to ensure we are offering the safest possible services to local families. A comprehensive wig delivery service is now available for any woman receiving treatment for breast or ovarian cancer in the Hunter Region. Women can contact Cathy, our Supportive Care Coordinator
It’s the easiest good deed and gift you will ever give. Hunter boutique small producers have partnered together with The Hunter Breast Cancer Foundation (HBCF) to create a range of luxury pamper packages just in time for Mother’s Day. “Local charities, like HBCF, have been forced to close their physical doors during COVID-19 but the
In order to ensure minimal risk of infection or transmission of coronavirus we have changed the way we transport local men and women to and from their cancer treatment. A private hire car company with strict infection control and cleaning policies has been contracted to provide safe transport for all of our clients. HBCF paid
During COVID-19 we have made some changes to our service offering to ensure everyone’s safety and to better support our clients. We know getting to the grocery store can be challenging at the moment and want to ensure any family going through treatment for breast cancer have access to fresh food. Keeping healthy during this
Breast Cancer treatment can be complicated, it is especially complicated during a worldwide pandemic. HBCF have changed how they are supporting local families through COVID-19. We are finding new ways to help people through their breast cancer treatment while in self isolation. Getting access to self care and cleaning items can be challenging from home.
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic it has unfortunately been necessary to modify many of the current HBCF programs. All of these changes have been in accordance with Health Department guidelines, and they are taken to keep all our clients, supporters and staff safe. HBCF Office Closure In order to minimise risk it has been
**POSTPONED ** Due to COVID-19 ** Newcastle Pink Ribbon Ride presents a special event just in time for Mother’s Day. Join us for the Pink High Tea. Tickets include a delicious high tea, inspirational speakers, charity raffle, photo booth, stalls and much more. Date: Saturday 9th May Location: Noah’s on the Beach Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm Tickets: