BCAC Member news

New NZ survey on long-term effects of treatments for early breast cancer

BCAC welcomes the Breast Cancer Foundation’s new survey to learn more about the long-term side effects of treatments for early breast cancer. ‘It’s good to see more research on the experiences of NZ women with breast cancer’ says BCAC Chair Libby Burgess. ‘We encourage you to participate in this research if you can.’  You can read more about the survey and the Foundation’s research here and below.

Terrier racing for breast cancer

Gisborne breast cancer charity group Terrier Race Against Time ran another hugely successful fundraiser on Sunday 27 November at the Ashwood Racecourse in Gisborne.

New therapists for Kenzie's Gift

Kenzie's Gift has engaged new therapists in New Plymouth and Invercargill. We also have therapists in Auckland, Hamilton, Wellington, Lower Hutt, Christchurch, and Dunedin. A reminder that Kenzie's Gift therapy services and free resources online are there for tamariki (children), mātātahi (young people), and their families affected by mate pukupuku (cancer), serious illness, or bereavement. 

Busting with Life

 Busting with Life Dragon Boat Team are on the look-out for new members. Come and join us! 

Waikato Treasure Chests

Waikato Treasure Chests are a competitive dragon boat team of breast cancer survivors based in Hamilton.