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Support Groups

Hunter Breast Cancer Information and Support Group

An information and support group for people living with breast cancer.

Monthly meetings are held to provide people experiencing breast cancer, and their families, the opportunity to participate in and learn about topics relevant to living with a breast cancer diagnosis.

Calvary Mater Hospital Newcastle
Platt Street, Waratah
Room 2064
Level 2
10am – 12pm.
Morning tea provided.

Meeting dates for 2019

28th February
28th March
18th April
23rd May
27th June
22nd August
26th September
24th October
28th November

For more information please contact Rebecca Chenery 4014 4752

Lymphoedema Support Group

Last Tuesday each month (except December & January)
Maitland Leagues Club
Sue Harley 4930 7115 or 4959 7373

Port Stephens Women’s Cancer Support Group

3rd Monday each month, 10am
Baroque Coffee House
Magnus St Nelson Bay
Cathy Turner 0427 767 388

Advanced Cancer Support Group – Women’s Space

3rd Thursday each month except Jan, 10am-12pm
United Church Complex 158 Marshall Street
Garden Suburb NSW 2289
Fiona Harris or Mal Fletcher 4985 0330 for more information

Cansisters Women’s Social Cancer Support Group

3rd Wednesday each month
Dale Adams 0409 153 689 for more information

Hunter Breast Cancer Education and Support Network

Members of the Education Committee are all volunteers who donate their time, professional skills and experience to educate and support not just women with breast cancer but also their families and the wider community in which these women live.

They are passionately committed to working collaboratively to ensure that all women of the Hunter diagnosed with breast cancer and their families have access to the best information and support available, whether they are treated within the private or public health systems.

For more information visit: www.hbced.org

Tomaree Breast Cancer Support Group

1st Monday each month (members), 5pm
Nelson Bay Bowling Club

Last Thursday each month (patients), 10am
Depz Restaurant Nelson Bay

Taurie Lalor 0431 864 778

Maitland Women’s Cancer Support Group

3rd Monday each month 10:30am
St Christopher’s Anglican Church Hall, Rutherford

Also meeting events – 2nd Tuesday of every 2nd month, 6:30pm, Same venue
Sally Keir 4932 7754   E:Sally.Keir@uon.edu.au

Scone Breast Cancer Association

1st Wednesday each month, 11am-12:30pm
Paddock to Pantry Cafe, Main Street
Scone NSW 2337
Kay Cumberland 6545 2110

Gynae Girls – Women’s Cancer Support Group

2nd Thursday each month (except Jan) 6:30pm-8pm
Cancer Council Level 1/215 Pacific Highway
Charlestown NSW 2290
Janette Gilbert 0415 130 390

Cessnock Breast Cancer Support Group

1st Wednesday each month (except Dec & Jan) 6pm
Cessnock Uni Clinic
Katrina Richardson 0422 978 254

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