Welcome to the Nelson Branch of the CF Association of New Zealand
The Nelson Branch covers Nelson and the Tasman Bay area. We are a small branch and contact details for the Nelson Branch are as follows:
Chairperson, Rebecca Colley
P 03 544 6643
CF Parent Support Nancy Field
P 03 543 2881
Care for people with CF in the Nelson/ Tasman region is provided at Nelson Hospital, and in Blenheim, at Waiau Hospital
Paediatrician Dr Peter McIlroy
Adult CF Specialist Dr Richard Evertts
Specialist Adult CF care is also provided through Christchurch Hospital by Dr Richard Laing
We offer assistance with
- Financial and emotional support
- Equipment essential for people with CF
- Welfare issues
- Peer support
We are an active branch with fundraising events each year to raise the funds we need to support people with CF in our area. We are always looking for volunteers for our fundraising work. If you are interested in volunteering for the Nelson Branch please contact us. Our main fundraiser for the year is our Awareness Week, which is held in August of each year. We have also done successful fundraisers through the Rainbow rage for the past two years. We are always open to new fundraising ideas so please contact us if you are interested in helping.
Charity Dinner & Auction
Saturday 8 June.
17-20 August, 2013
Rendezvous Hotel, Auckland
Adidas Auckland Marathon
Please note 'Accounts' are for Branch Executives to have access to management and goverance information.