Our “Little Pink Book” of resources


BlueRoom at BreastFit Specialist - Sue Hoyle

Post Surgery Fitting Service - Ministry of Health approved Provider

Open Tuesday & Wednesdays 9am-3pm, and by appointment - Shop 3, 26 Davies Street, Kensington, Whangarei

Ph: 09 438 2643




Hair Razing Design - Lynda Harper

Tailored wigs & hair pieces. Individual custom wig fitting. Approved MOH and ACC provider.

5 Tui Crescent, Maunu, Whangarei

www.wigs.co.nz  Ph: 09 438 7289




Zen Fitness Fusion - Nancy Rishworth

Personal training, Massage therapy, Nutrition and Naturopathy services.

Monday  2.30 p.m.- 4.30 p.m.
Tuesday  10.00 a.m.- 1.00 p.m
Wednesday  10.30 a.m. – 6.00 p.m.
Thursday 2.30 p.m.- 4.30 p.m.
Personal training services: By appointment

Shop 10, Oceans Resort, Tutukaka

www.zenfitnessfusion.com   Ph: 027 351 8433



Big Tree Studio - Pilates - Karen George

Karen George is a trained physiotherapist. Pilates can help those who have had a breast cancer diagnosis.  www.bigtreestudio.co.nz

Clients can receive a free assessment and first class if you go through the GREEN prescription service.  More info at www.sportnorthland.co.nz/Get-Active-Ng-mahi-a-te-Rhia/Green-Prescription

or contact the Green Prescription team on 0800 ACTIVE (22 84 83) or email grx@sportnorth.co.nz



Skin Revision

Cosmetic tattooing - 3D nipples, areola shading, eyebrows 

47 Cameron Street, above Glassons, Whangarei

www.skinrevision.co.nz   Ph: 09 988 9780



Joanne Fahy

Natural Therapist 

Ph: 09 430 0077



Sarahlee Studio - Sarahlee Cobb Photography

For those must do, have forever photos.

Shop 3/5 Rust Avenue, Vinetown, Whangārei 0110

Ph: 027 4597280





Tara Swimwear - Sharan McNaughton

Business mothballed since May 2020 due to COVID19

Swimwear and lingerie. MOH subsidies available.

Ph:  021 2132673




Pinc & Steel Whangarei - Kiran Harding

Provides support to people on recovery from cancer. Cancer rehabilitation from physiotherapists. PINC one on one rehab and NEXT steps is group fitness.

Strength and Soul Studio, 3 Porowini Ave, Whangarei

www.pincandsteel.com  Ph: 0204 000 8642





Facebook & Website Groups

Health Navigator NZ - www.healthnavigator.org.nz

Helps you find reliable and trustworthy information and self help resources about breast cancer.



Gift of Knowledge - www.giftofknowledge.co.nz

Hereditary Breast Cancer (BRCA mutation gene). Focuses on raising awareness, connecting you to others etc.



Shocking Pink - www.shockingpink.org.nz

Large private Facebook support group for under 45's with a website and info/support for all ages.



Sweet Louise - www.facebook.com/sweetlouiseNZ

Sweet Louise provides practical, emotional and social support to people in New Zealand living with advanced & incurable breast cancer.



Mybc - www.mybc.care

Mybc is an online community for New Zealanders affected by breast cancer - a place to connect and share experiences with others like you, and to ask questions and get support from a qualified breast nurse.  Share your thoughts, questions and milestones with a community of people who understand what you’re going through. Offer support, share knowledge, and get to know each other.



BCAC  - www.breastcancer.org.nz

The Breast Cancer Aotearoa Coalition (BCAC) provides a united voice and support for New Zealand women who have experience of breast cancer. Together, they work to make world-class detection, treatment and care accessible to everyone with breast cancer in Aotearoa. They provide information, support and representation for those with breast cancer so they can make informed choices about their treatment and care.



Cancer Society Northland 


Support nurses, counselling and transport to treatments.  Organised free accommodation in Auckland at Domain Lodge when attending radiation treatment or related appointments.

09 437 5593   northland@akcansoc.org.nz



Te Hā Oranga

Te Hā Oranga is a Ngāti Whātua organisation that provides health and wellbeing services to everyone within the Ngāti Whātua rohe. Services include women's health and breast screening.

Dargaville Office:09 439 3013
Dargaville Hospital, Awakino Rd