Māori Cancer Coordination Service
Best Care (Whakapai Hauora) Charitable Trust
140-148 Maxwells Line
Palmerston North 4412
P O Box 1341
Palmerston North 4440
Tel: (06) 353 6385 Ext: 716
Fax: (06) 353 1883
Our Cancer Coordinator will work across the cancer control continuum for Maori, either before or at the diagnosis of cancer who require ongoing support in the community.
The service will include;
Supporting clients and their whanau to cancer services;
Improving the level of communication and facilitate increased knowledge/information cancer;
Supporting Maori community development initiatives for cancer;
Improve the delivery of health promotion and education about cancer; and
Support cancer service coordination for the diagnosed patient and their whanau.
The service is free and available to all eligible persons resident in Palmerston North City.
This service is provided in a range of settings including;
Te Kohanga Reo;
In private homes where appropriate; and
Here at Whakapai Hauora.