Can Assist

Our community support is proud to partner with Can Assist and its cancer assistance network across NSW. Can Assist is a grassroots, community-based volunteer network of 55 branches. All money raised locally stays local. donates to selected branches for the purchase of ctp green slips for local cancer sufferers who need financial help.

How Can Assist helps

Can Assist provides accommodation, financial assistance and practical support to country people affected by cancer. It may pay for:

  • travel
  • flights
  • accommodation
  • food
  • rent
  • mortgage payments
  • electricity
  • car registration
  • insurance
  • CTP green slips
  • petrol
  • medical and pharmaceutical costs.

Can Assist wants everyone, no matter where they live, to have access to cancer treatment and care. The network provides accommodation, financial assistance and practical support to country people, in an effort to give them the same opportunities and treatment choices as city people.

Can Assist’s network of branches has grown to over 55 across New South Wales in 63 years. Each branch raises vital funds for those in their local community affected by cancer. All money raised in the community stays in the community.

What makes this possible is a hardworking family of volunteers, supporters and partners who practise its values of equity, integrity, community and hope. support

Can Assist understands the financial burden a cancer diagnosis can put on families and individuals. trusts that paying for someone’s green slip has a positive impact on them or their family.

The Can Assist branch purchases CTP green slip insurance from any green slip insurer or local agent that it or the patient chooses.

Learn more about Can Assist* or donate to its important work across NSW.

*Can Assist is a registered charity with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profit Commission.