Branching Out Newsletter – Issue 23

Branching Out Newsletter 23

A new year often brings freshness and a renewed focus -which hopefully can be retained as the year flies by.
As you begin another year of meetings, arrange activities and support your communities I hope you feel buoyed and energised by a break over the Christmas New Year period. I know that branches already have many plans and arrangements in place, may it be a productive and rewarding year ahead… 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.