Cancer patients and their families deserve access to the best possible support available. The Cancer Society Nelson Centre is your first point of contact for cancer services.

The Nelson and Tasman Centre focuses primarily on enhancing patient and family support systems; improving community well-being through health promotion (e.g. SmokefreeSunSmart); providing information and resources for the local medical community and the general public and networking to improve communication links with other related organisations.

Opening hours:

9 am to 4 pm, Monday to Friday

Cancer Support Nelson and Tasman

Local Cancer Support Groups
Cancer Education
Support Grants
Family Support
Free Services

Our Team

Michelle Hunt, Nelson Cancer Society Staff

Michelle Hunt

Centre Manager

At the Centre Mon-Fri
M: 021 117 0437

Bronwyn Yelverton, Nelson Cancer Society PA

Bronwyn Yelverton

Events and Communications Coordinator

At the Centre Mon-Fri

Jayne Marwick, Nelson Cancer Society Staff

Jayne Marwick

Co-ordinator of Office & Volunteers

At the Centre Wed-Fri

Cyndy Smith, Nelson Cancer Society

Cyndy Smith

Support Co-ordinator

At the Centre Mon-Fri
M: 027 258 0075

Glenys Maclellan, Nelson Cancer Society Board

Glenys MacLellan


At the Centre Tues or Thur

Our Trustees

Stephen Neas updated Nov 2020 for website

Stephen Neas

Franz van Boekhout

Frans van Boekhout

Maree West, Nelson Cancer Society Board

Maree West

Jack Fletcher photo for website

Jack Fletcher

Richard Ussher 1 cropped for website

Richard Ussher

Miraka Norgate for website

Miraka Norgate

Andy malcolm, Nelson Cancer Society Board

Andy Malcolm

Sophie Weenink

Sophie Smith

Mary Jane Reade, Nelson Cancer Society Board

Mary-Jane Reade

Kent Gibbons, Nelson Cancer Society Board

Kent Gibbons