News & Events

Latest happenings, news and coming events


Can Assist Luncheon in May
Everyone is invited to come to the Can Assist Luncheon at Bowral Golf Club on May 5. ..
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GALA ART EVENT
A forthcoming art event to be held in Bowral will help raise funds for Can Assist. ..
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Men's Health Month 2018
November will again be the time for a series of health forums. Just received : ..
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Cancer Services Directory 2018
Our Southern Highlands Cancer Services Directory was published again this year, this time in Jun..
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Good result from Film Night
Results of the film night for Can Assist : The fundraiser for Can Assist - as advert..
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Progress on haematology treatment !
Some success at last ! For a 2018 update, visit our Local Issue item on haematology services - ..
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Cancer Support Group 2018
The schedule for meetings of the Cancer Support Group in 2018 has now been announced. ..
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Patients and Carers appreciate palliative care
Many cancer patients and their carers have expressed their appreciation of palliative care. ..
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Cancer Services Directory 2017 now available
Our Southern Highlands Cancer Services Directory was published in late April. This issue had for..
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All about IPTAAS
The Isolated Patients Travel and Accommodation Assistance Scheme is fully explained here. ..
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Sky's patient story
Here is an inspirational account of one woman’s experience of a very rare form of cancer. ..
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Patients' Stories
Here are stories written by two Southern Highlands patients telling of their own cancer journeys..
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Bereavement Care advice
Valuable guidance : When a diagnosis of cancer is made something profound happens ..
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Palliative Care
Some useful information we received from Wingecarribee Community Health : Palliative care is a ..
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Lilybliss helps women living with breast cancer
Lily DeSantis provides an excellent bra fitting service for women in the Southern Highlands. ..
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Cancer Services Directory online
The 2013 edition of the Cancer Services Directory is available to you on this website. ..
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Smoke-free outdoor dining
Wingecarribee will have smoke-free outdoor dining, in stages, starting from 1st July 2013. ..
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Sh*t mates don't say
Have you seen the latest contribution on men's health ? View a new video produced by Cancer ..
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Can Assist receives Premier's Award
The fantastic work of the Can Assist organisation has been suitably acknowledged by their being ..
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Meeting of Prostate Cancer Support Group
The first meeting of a Prostate Cancer Support Group for the Southern Highlands has now been set..
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Pink Ribbon Day well supported
So many activities happening this month ... Pink Ribbon Day was well celebrated this year..
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2ST Girls Night In
The 2ST Southern Highland’s Girls Night In will be held on Wednesday 24th October from 7pm..
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Prostate Cancer Support Group
A fundraiser event is now being organised to help kick off a support group for prostate cancer ..
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Rebecca climbs Kilimanjaro !
Rebecca Garske of Robertson has now returned home after successfully completing her mission : to..
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Local woman to climb Mt Kilimanjaro
Rebecca Garske, from Robertson, is preparing right now for the adventure of her life. In August..
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Jane Harris - her own story
We publish here the full text of Jane Harris's inspiring address at Relay For Life 2012. ..
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Relay For Life a success
What a great day ! Relay for Life 2012 in the Southern Highlands was an outstanding success. ..
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Cancer Centre has moved
The relocation of the Southern Highlands Cancer Centre and the Cancer Council Information Centre..
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Smoke-free policy
Council has passed a smoke-free outdoor areas policy ! For the latest information on it ..
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