Armidale BRANCH

Hunter New England Region

Assisting our community, locally…

ABOUT US

Can Assist Armidale was formed in 2000. The active membership base raises funds to provide timely and much needed financial assistance to people in our local community who are undergoing cancer treatment. The branch works closely with the Hunter New England Health Social workers and Aboriginal support workers.

Areas Serviced: Aberfoyle, Abington, Acacia Park, Argyle, Armidale, Ben Venue, Bona Vista, Boorolong, Castle Doyle, Commissioners Waters, Dangarsleigh, Donald Creek, Dumaresq, Duval, East Armidale, Enmore, Hillgrove, Invergowrie, Jeogla, Kellys Plains, Lyndhurst, Madgwick, Metz, Newling, North Hill, Puddledock, Saumarez, Saumarez Ponds, Soudan Heights, South Hill, St Patricks, Thalgarrah, Tilbuster, Wards Mistake, West Armidale, Wollomombi, Wongwibinda

Financial Assistance

We understand that families struggle to cope with a reduced income as a result of a cancer diagnosis and that they face increased expenses from travel, accommodation and medical costs.

Our Supporters

Our Branch would not exist without our members, volunteers and community supporters. We thank them for their contribution.

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Upcoming Events

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2 months ago
Can Assist Armidale

Do you or someone you know need to travel long distances for treatment?
IPTAAS might be able to help you out.

IPTAAS is a NSW Government scheme providing assistance with travel and accommodation costs when a patient needs to travel long distances for treatment not available locally.

Find out more here: www.iptaas.health.nsw.gov.au/about

We also offer help with travel for cancer treatment to those living in country NSW, find out more: canassist.org.au/cancer-assistance/financial-assistance/

#canassist #cancerawareness #cancerassistance #cancersupport #IPTAAS
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3 months ago
Can Assist Armidale

“When you have cancer the costs are enormous, but even bigger when you live in the regions” Jim Wilson, 2GB lending their voice to healthcare issues in country NSW, with guest Jon Anderson, Brain Cancer patient from Cootamundra.

Tune in below at around 1:27:04.

omny.fm/shows/the-drive-program/drive-with-jim-wilson-full-show-october-27-1

2GB Drive with Jim Wilson highlighted the battle rural cancer patients are facing just to get treatment.

#canassist #cancersuppor
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5 months ago
Can Assist Armidale

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6 months ago
Can Assist Armidale

We are here to support you country NSW. We offer broad based assistance, from utility bills to accommodation.

If you have cancer and live in rural/regional NSW, find out how we can assist you below www.canassist.org.au/services

#canassist #cancer #cancerawareness #cancersupport #cancercharity #charity #donate
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6 months ago
Can Assist Armidale

🏠 Stay home and stay safe!

💚 Our greatest concern is for our rural communities who are relying on us all to do the right thing. We love you, but we are not coming near you!

💛 Almost one month of staying at home in greater Sydney and we are all doing everything we can to protect more vulnerable communities across the state.

#canassist #covid #stayhome #StayAtHome
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CONTACT US

Armidale

PO Box 1259
Armidale, NSW 2350
Phone: 0418 688 728
Email: armidale@canassist.org.au

Areas Serviced: Aberfoyle, Abington, Acacia Park, Argyle, Armidale, Ben Venue, Bona Vista, Boorolong, Castle Doyle, Commissioners Waters, Dangarsleigh, Donald Creek, Dumaresq, Duval, East Armidale, Enmore, Hillgrove, Invergowrie, Jeogla, Kellys Plains, Lyndhurst, Madgwick, Metz, Newling, North Hill, Puddledock, Saumarez, Saumarez Ponds, Soudan Heights, South Hill, St Patricks, Thalgarrah, Tilbuster, Wards Mistake, West Armidale, Wollomombi, Wongwibinda