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For further information, please call 0448 515 862 or email chemocarekits@raisethegong.org.au

Chemo Care Kit Sponsors

The following businesses are supporting Raise The Gong's Chemo Care Kits, and in turn local women with cancer, by providing items, samples or ongoing discounts for the lovely ladies receiving these bags.

Please visit their websites, and support the businesses that support local women with cancer.


 
 


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Chemo Care Kits

Our new and improved Chemo Care Kits are being distributed free of charge to local women, and they are bigger and better than ever. If you, or someone you know, is currently going through chemotherapy for the first time in the Illawarra, they are eligible to recieve a FREE kit, full of items designed to help women going through a challenging time. Each kit is worth over $130.

Kits are available free of charge to women entering chemotherapy for the first time in the Illawarra region. Please register your request to receive a kit, and a Raise The Gong representative will be in contact to arrange distribution.
We are seeking volunteers to help distribute Chemo Care Kits to women in the local region. Register your details by clicking "Register to Volunteer" to the right Volunteers will receive a small reimbursement for petrol in the form of a voucher*
Want to knit for a kit? We're always looking for knitters and clever crafters to contribute to our Toastie Tootsies program. Do your bit by knitting a pair of warm slippers, socks or bed socks for inclusion in our Chemo Care Kits. Click here to find out more!
Making a donation to our Chemo Care Kit Program helps us continute to create kits to benefit local women. One bag costs around $40 to create and distribute.
Becoming a financial member of Raise The Gong helps support our administrative functions, and allows us to keep doing the work we do in the community. Members receive special benefits from some of our sponsors. Visit our Membership Page for more info.

 


Raise The Gong's Chemo Care Kits come in a small purple overnight bag, and are filled with a range of products designed to support women who are entering into chemotherapy.

Each kit contains: full sized and sample beauty and health care products, such as Biotene and MooGoo, tea samples, a A5 sized diary, puzzle books, bandanna, pillowcase, pill-box, mini wheat bag, and much more. The kits also include a booklet of discount vouchers from local businesses providing special offers for women receiving the kits. Brochures and information about products, and general information about chemotherapy are also included.



Please note, due to donations and funding, kits may be slightly different from time to time, but we promise, they'll still be great!




*petrol costs are reimbursed to volunteers in the form of $5 vouchers. Vouchers are limited, and will be distributed to volunteers with a small set of kits. Only volunteers distributing 3 or more kits will be eligible for petrol voucher rebates.