Branching Out Newsletter – Issue 34

Dear Can Assist Community,

As we close out the year with the last Branching Out issue for 2021, I am buoyed by the stories within this issue. Be it the welcoming of new executives to steer our branches or showcasing the events that have managed to take place during a period where we were all living with uncertainties and concerns or the gorgeous and generous stories of support from… 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.