Patient Support Days
- 8th May 2017
SOC for over 4 years have sponsored an Annual Patient Support Day in Newcastle to bring cancer patients from the Hunter Valley together for a care day. SOC liaise with the Gynaecological Oncology Unit at John Hunter Hospital where the wonderful nurses coordinate a day directed to providing information and support and generally some TLC to these women who have had cancer in the last twelve months.
Calvary Mater Physiotherapy Department
- 6th May 2017
The SOC Golf Committee were very happy to donate $10,000 raised from their 2013 Charity Golf Day followed by a second donation of $20,000 from the 2014 Golf day to the Calvary Mater Physiotherapy Department which provide financial support to patients for the ongoing purchase of pressure bandages.
Ultrasonic Linear Probe
- 5th May 2017
Newcastle Private Hospital were delighted to take custody early in 2016 of a $20,000 portable Digital Ultrasonic Linear Probe which was donated by local charity ‘Supporters of Cancer’ (SOC) in memory of their late foundation member and friend Sharon Considine.
A list of amazing achievements
- 1st May 2017
Other achievements include ->
Newcastles First Oncology Nurse Practitioner - Calvary Mater Newcastle
- 1st August 2011
Funded by Supporters of Cancer and Port Waratah Coal Services. SOC is proud to have, in conjunction with Port Waratah Coal Services (PWCS), been able to contribute to the engagement of the first Oncology Nurse Practitioner at the Calvary Mater Newcastle’s Oncology Unit.