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Living well with Cancer

Find out how you and your whānau can be supported.

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Resources for health professionals

Explore our information and resources to guide your work in delivering better cancer outcomes.

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Latest news & updates

Read our news and what we're doing to improve cancer care.
Latest news on COVID-19 for health professionals.

Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Aho o Te Kahu

Welcome to Te Aho o Te Kahu, the Cancer Control Agency

We are your trusted leader in reducing the impact of cancer in Aotearoa, New Zealand. We constantly seek new knowledge, insights and applications for best practice to lead fundamental change in the prevention and treatment of cancer in NZ. Find out more about the work we do.

Mā te tini, mā te mano ka rapa te whai
With unity, many hands make light of the work

In this video, Matua Gary Thompson, Deputy Chair of Hei Āhuru Mōwai, discusses the whakapapa of the name Te Aho o Te Kahu and the importance of protecting it.

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Healthy Living

Learn how you and your whānau can improve your health.

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Understanding Cancer Care

Get your questions answered on cancer care.

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Cancer information

Inform yourself and your whānau about specific cancer symptoms, risk factors, diagnosis, and treatment.

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Data, reports and publications

Read reviews, clinical guidance and explore cancer statistics.

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We are equity led

We strive for equity for all New Zealanders.

We are whānau centred

We put people at the heart of all our work.

We are knowledge driven

We are guided by the best information & insights.

We are outcomes focused

We relentlessly deliver better outcomes for all.