Support Groups/Networks

An extensive national network of volunteers provides holistic support and resources to aid men, their partners, family and whanau navigate the prostate cancer journey. Please check the Support Meeting Calendar to find where and when a group next meets in your area, alternatively contact your local Support Group Coordinator(s) listed on this page, or National Office.

NATIONAL OFFICE
Prostate Cancer Foundation
0800 4 PROSTATE (0800 477 678)
info@prostate.org.nz

ONLINE SUPPORT FORUM
The PCFNZ Online Forum supplements our Support Group meetings, providing a secure space for those affected by prostate cancer to ask questions, share experiences or offer support to others in a secure space. Head to the Forum to register.

“RAINBOW BLUE” Support for Gay, Transgender and Bisexual Men 
Contact: Keith Townshend
📞 09 634 2636
📱 027 261 6672
📧 rainbowblue@prostate.org.nz

North Island

KAITAIA
📧 Kaitaia@prostate.org.nz

WHANGAREI
Raewyn Paviour
📞 0800 477 678
📱 027 293 9920
📧 Whangarei@prostate.org.nz 

AUCKLAND – CENTRAL
Raewyn Paviour
📱 09 414 46100
📧 aucklandcentral@prostate.org.nz
AUCKLAND EAST – BOTANY
John and Erica Wigston
📞 09 278 5003
📱 027 275 0344 – Erica
📧 aucklandeast@prostate.org.nz

AUCKLAND – FRANKLIN
Raewyn Paviour
📞 0800 477 678
📱 027 293 9920
📧 franklin@prostate.org.nz
AUCKLAND – NORTH SHORE
Wendell and Katherine Hynes
📞 09 476 2065
📱 027 4772 035
📧 aucklandnorth@prostate.org.nz

AUCKLAND WEST
John and Lilian Woodards
📱 021 208 2089
📧 aucklandwest@prostate.org.nz
AUCKLAND WOMEN’S GROUP
Katherine Hynes
📱 027 4772 035
📧 womensakl@prostate.org.nz

CAMBRIDGE
Ron Greenwood
📞 07 823 5877
📱 027 276 0336
📧 cambridge@prostate.org.nz  
HAMILTON
Kris Hayward
📱 021 032 4481
📧 Hamilton@prostate.org.nz

KATIKATI
Rod Calver
📞 07 5490363
📱 027 590 9710
📧 Katikati@prostate.org.nz
TAURANGA
Ian Armstrong and Peter Robieson 
📱 021 504 093 (Ian)
📱 021 775 177 (Peter)
📧 Tauranga@prostate.org.nz 

ROTORUA
Bertram Jehly
📱 022 659 7307
📧 Rotorua@prostate.org.nz
WAIHI
Graeme Wilkinson
📞 07 863 7076
📧 waihi@prostate.org.nz 

NEW PLYMOUTH
Graham Clouston
📱 027 495 7036
📧 newplymouth@prostate.org.nz
WANGANUI
Brian Deadman
📞 06 348 7115
📱 027  555 0338
📧 Wanganui@prostate.org.nz

HAWKES BAY
Ven and Trish Plummer
📞 06 834 6302
📱 021 487 373 (Ven)
📧 Hawkesbay@prostate.org.nz
 HAWKES BAY PARTNERS
Paula O’Boyle
📞 06 878 3314
📱 027 649 1643
📧 womenshb@prostate.org.nz

KAPITI
Raewyn Paviour
📞 0800 477 678
📱 027 293 9920
📧 Kapiti@prostate.org.nz
MASTERTON
Robert and Susan Brader
📞 06 370 8699
📱 027 272 1892
📧 masterton@prostate.org.nz

PALMERSTON NORTH
Chris Bland
📞 06 323 5313
📱 027 686 9711
📧 Manawatu@prostate.org.nz
PORIRUA
Danny Bedingfield
📱 027 536 4099
📧 Porirua@prostate.org.nz

WELLINGTON PALS
Graeme Coutts
📱 022 674 7832
LOWER HUTT
Bill Guthrie
📱 027 247 5427
📧 lowerhutt@prostate.org.nz

South Island

NELSON
Bill Fergie
📞 03 544 8635

📱 021 062 0427
📧 nelson@prostate.org.nz
MARLBOROUGH
Murray Eyles
📱 027 608 5667
📧 marlborough@prostate.org.nz

WESTPORT
John Lee
📞 03 789 6859

📧 Westport@prostate.org.nz
RANGIORA
Dean and Lois Farrow
📱 021 0224 6078 (Dean)

📧 Rangiora@prostate.org.nz

CHRISTCHURCH MERIVALE
Peter Cropp
📞 03 383 3850

📱 027 436 4067
📧 Chcmerivale@prostate.org.nz
CHRISTCHURCH CENTRAL
Peter and Jenny Bousfield
📞 03 385 5387

📱 027 380 0782 (Peter)
📧 Christchurchcentral@prostate.org.nz
SELWYN
Dianne and Chris Ward
📞 03 321 7046

📱 027 437 1254 (Chris) / 021 371 254 (Dianne)
📧 selwyn@prostate.org.nz
ASHBURTON
Doug Collie 
📱 027 5100 556
📧 Ashburton@prostate.org.nz
TIMARU
Bob And Marg Penty
📞 03 686 0166

📱 027 433 7074 (Bob)
📧 timaru@prostate.org.nz
DUNEDIN
Ken Cook
📞 03 489 1269

📱 027 379 2155
📧 Dunedin@prostate.org.nz
DUNEDIN WOMEN’S 
Angela Melrose
📞 03 488 4703

📱 027 406 2948
📧 womensdun@prostate.org.nz
CENTRAL OTAGO ‘ALEXANDRA’
David Clarke
📱 027 877 8070

📧 roxburgh@prostate.org.nz
CENTRAL OTAGO ‘ROXBURGH’
David Clarke
📱 027 877 8070

📧 roxburgh@prostate.org.nz
SOUTHERN LAKES
Donald and Johanna Vermeulen
📱 027 435 2982 – Donald

📱 027 304 8574 – Johanna
📧 Southernlakes@prostate.org.nz
INVERCARGILL
Terry and Trish Wright
📞 03 216 5034

📱 021 029 32711 (Terry)
📱 021 110 9103 (Trish)
📧 Invercargill@prostate.org.nz
INVERCARGILL WOMEN & PARTNERS
Trish Wright 
📱 021 110 9103

📧 womensinv@prostate.org.nz