South West Sydney

Local group

South Western Sydney Cancer Advocacy Network (SWSCAN) is a network of volunteers (supported by Cancer Council NSW) who advocate for cancer patients, their carers and the community on cancer related issues in South Western Sydney and across NSW.

Examples of current and recent campaigns:

  • $100 million funding commitment by NSW Government for palliative care services across NSW.
  • Abolishment of co-payments for highly specialised chemotherapy drugs.
  • Legislation passed banning smoking in public areas.
  • Ban on commercial solariums in NSW.
  • Liverpool Hospital car parking campaign for cancer patients.

Meetings

Members of the community are welcome to come along to a meeting to see what we do. Meetings are held monthly from 9.30am-11.30am on Saturday mornings:

9.3.19  Eagle Vale Library
13.4.19 Bonnyrigg Library
11.5.19 Eagle Vale Library
15.6.19 Bonnyrigg Library
13.7.19 Eagle Vale Library
10.8.19 Bonnyrigg Library
14.9.19 Eagle Vale Library
12.10.19 Bonnyrigg Library
9.11.19 Eagle Vale Library
7.12.19 Bonnyrigg Library

Bonnyrigg Library – Bonnyrigg Plaza,100 Bonnyrigg Ave, Bonnyrigg
Eagle Vale Library – Cnr Feldspar Rd & Emerald Dr, Eagle Vale

Contact

If you would like more information about SWSCAN, or would like to attend a meeting please contact Melissa Mackay:
02 9354 2071
melissa.mackay@nswcc.org.au

Facebook Group

https://www.facebook.com/groups/SWSCAN/

Local Office

Parramatta
Rotary House
43 Hunter Street
(PO Box 3428)
Parramatta NSW 2150
02 9354 2000
reception.parramatta@nswcc.org.au

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