Canteen Aotearoa is a charity that provides free and tailored support to rangatahi aged 13-24 who are impacted by cancer. Whether they are dealing with their own diagnosis or cancer in their whānau.
- connection with peers who understand what it’s like, through community events
- therapeutic support through a range of programmes and camps
- free individual support
- online support services for rangatahi and whānau
- skill building and development through a range of pathways and programmes
Canteen was set up in 1988 by a small group of rangatahi with cancer, and rangatahi still guide the organisation at every level today. Read our annual reports.