CANSA Pietermaritzburg Care Centre
How We Help You:
Contact or visit us, we’d like to offer you & your loved ones care & support.
10 Killarney Terrace, Pietermaritzburg, 3201
P.O. Box 2186, Pietermaritzburg, 3200
Tel: 033-342 9837
Like CANSA Pietermaritzburg Facebook Page to keep up to date with our community education & screening programmes, care & support offering and for information regarding reducing your cancer risk.
Mastectomy & Lumpectomy Bras | Lymphoedema Garments
The M Store is excited to announce its new partnership with CANSA to extend the services offered at CANSA Care Centres, by including the fitting of breast prostheses, supply of mastectomy reconstruction & lumpectomy bras, and supply of garments to help manage lymphoedema.
The new partnership will mean that The M Store will provide its professional fitting services and full range of breast prostheses, bras, swimwear and lymphoedema garments at CANSA Care Centres nationally, to further their mandate to support cancer Survivors. This partnership aims to provide greater access to correctly fitted breast prostheses, mastectomy bras and lymphoedema products, in order to restore femininity, confidence and comfort to women after a mastectomy, lumpectomy or breast reconstruction. Read more…
How Referrals to CANSA Work
Should our Care Centre be unable to provide a service that you require, we will do our best to refer you, so that you can receive the care and support you need. The following online support groups & resources are available…
CANSA is committed to connecting people facing cancer with information, day-to-day help as well as emotional support they need in the communities where they live. Our aim is to ensure that cancer Survivors and their loved ones don’t have to face cancer alone; we’re here to support them through every step of their cancer journey.*
* The responsibility rests with patients to contact CANSA for assistance. CANSA is not informed of any diagnoses / of patients being treated at medical centres. Family need to obtain permission from patients, before CANSA may contact them. Read more…
How You Help Us:
Participate in Our Events:
- Contact us for info re our local fundraisers such as Shavathon, Cuppa For CANSA, Relay For Life, Sanlam Cancer Challenge (Golf)
- Participate in events advertised on CANSA Pietermaritzburg Facebook
Donate to Support Our Care Centre’s Service:
- Make a secure online donation
- Become an online fundraising activist for our Care Centre (download GivenGain Fundraising Manual)
- Phone us for banking details
See how your donation is used by CANSA to fight cancer…
We rely on volunteers to help us reach as many people in our community, affected by cancer, as possible. We need your assistance with care & support programmes, administrative tasks and fundraising events. Training will be provided by CANSA Staff, so please contact us today to become part of our family and a CANSA volunteer.
You can also become a member of CANSA.
A leader in the fight against cancer in SA, since 1931, the purpose of the Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA), is to offer a unique, integrated service to the public and to all people affected by cancer.
It’s mission is to be the preferred non-profit leader that enables research with regards to lowering cancer risk, educating the public regarding symptoms, screening and risk reduction, and providing care and support to all people affected by cancer. Read more…
Furthermore our Advocacy team performs a Watchdog Role striving to ensure that South African policy makers are influenced with regards to important cancer control issues, and patients’ right to healthcare is protected.
Public Benefit Organisation (PBO) number – Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA): 130001397
Non Profit Organisation Registration number – Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA): 000-524 NPO