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WELCOME TO THE
PROSTATE CANCER FOUNDATION
OF NEW ZEALAND

YET ANOTHER BRILLIANT BLUE SEPTEMBER!



Our Mission

To provide an environment empowering men to make informed decisions about the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer.

Throughout New Zealand, we offer peer support to men, and their families, who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer, and we actively promote awareness of this disease through community promotions, including our Blue September campaign month.

 

Annual Conference

We are delighted to announce this years conference will be held at The Rydges in Christchurch on Sunday 24th July. Find out more and register your place now.

 

FREE Patient and Carer Forum

Facing a diagnosis of prostate cancer, and the consequent treatment is a real challenge for most men. Having a partner to share that with can be comforting, but it can also present special challenges.

Christchurch – 25th June 2016 – Auckland – 2nd July 2016

Find out more and register your place now.

 

Latest News


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Queen’s Birthday Honours: Sumner recalls football fairytale

We wish to congratulate Steve Sumner on receiving the Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit award in the recent Queens Birthday Honours. Steve has become a strong advocate for prostate cancer awareness since his diagnosis last year and will speak at our National Prostate Cancer Conference in Christchurch on 24 July. See the…

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Only 15 per cent of websites on prostate cancer are reliable

Researchers have shown that only 15 per cent of websites on prostate cancer are reliable, they say they can be easily identified. All people need do is download a free toolbar which indicates if a site is accredited by the World Health Organisation. The criteria for accreditation are strict and commercial websites or those that…