Branching Out Newsletter – Issue 1

Branching Out Newsletter 1

A Word From…

Julie Hillier, Branch & Community Development Manager
Welcome to the new look Branching Out! This first issue reports on the last three months of activity, November, December and January.
I started working with can Assist as the Branch and Community Development Manager in August last year and have really enjoyed getting to know the branches… Read more


Compared to those in metropolitan areas, rural cancer patients are diagnosed later, are more likely to die and seventeen times more likely to report geographical and financial barriers to care. Distance matters – it creates inequitable access to best treatment options. Can Assist is a registered Charity that provides cancer assistance for country NSW through financial assistance, practical support and raising awareness.