Hopes for Head and Neck Cancer

Three North Auckland HNC patients in uniform What is the news this mid-August? We have our YouTube channel up and running, we have received a small grant from Internal Affairs and have a newsletter on the go detailing our charitable giving. One topic raised in the...

You don’t want to get head and neck cancer

See these smiling faces here with law enforcement officers during WHNCD 2019? The three patients have had tongue cancer and laryngeal cancer. The process of getting to the “smiling in a photo stage” is no easy road and some patients lose their smiles to...

A new name, a new venture

So now we have our new domain name and a new host. Our website is a lot faster, incentivising us to add all sorts of good things to it. We want to include some answers to frequently asked questions for example.  One current project is to sell branded t-shirts to raise...

Miscellaneous March Update

Long time, no update. As a charity we have made some strides, however. We are continuing our provision of tote bags, newsletters, brochures and lip salve to new patients at Auckland Hospital. We regret that this is only a pilot scheme in Auckland right now but we are...

Reading patient stories again

Three head and neck cancer survivors. Thanks to “Hibiscus Coast Matters” for the photograph.   Tidying up my computer, I noticed two media stories about our members. Published in the last two years they seem particularly poignant when re-read after a gap....