Travel assistance

If you, or a family member, need to travel long distances – or frequently – to see a specialist, then you may be eligible for help with expenses under the National Travel Assistance Scheme. These expenses may include travel, accommodation

Breast prosthesis subsidy

The Breast Prosthesis Service Payment is payment to people who have undergone a partial or full mastectomy, either unilateral or bilateral, and/or have undergone a lumpectomy, have congenital needs, or have had failed reconstructive surgery, as specified by a specialist

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Pink Pilates

PINK Pilates – $5 per session  (normally $45 – subsidised by the Rotorua Breast Cancer Trust). The Pink Pilates programme aims to help women recovering from breast cancer. Pink Pilates is a personalised, one-on-one therapeutic programme provided by specially trained physiotherapists for people

Can B Fit

We are pleased to offer a new programme – Can B Fit. This is an 8-week programme which combines specific pool and floor exercises. The focus is on mobility of shoulders and arms plus Lymphoedema symptom management and prevention. Participants attend