Branching Out Newsletter – Issue 27

Can Assist Community
In a period of uncertainty and media that feeds anxiety, I hope this issue of Branching Out provides you an opportunity to put COVID-19 to one side and reflect on some great times when we weren’t self-isolating. These pages encapture the spirit of Can Assist volunteers and supporters. Community, equity, integrity and hope… 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.