Funds from this years campaign plus a grant from the Dry July Foundation has provided further renovations and room upgrades at Lilier Lodge patient accommodation. Lilier Lodge opened in 2004 as a self-care facility comprising of 20 double rooms. Lilier Lodge offers comfortable self-catered home-style bed and breakfast accommodation in a supportive environment for patients undergoing treatment at the Riverina Cancer Care Centre and their carers.
Bookings can be made by calling the Lilier Lodge manager on (02) 6925 5240 during office hours, or via email [email protected]
The facility is located at 317 Edward St, Wagga Wagga NSW 2650.
In addition, funds will ensure the continuation of the ENRICHing Survivorship Program – A free exercise & nutrition program for cancer survivors. This free 8-week program run by Cancer Council has been providing invaluable advice for the last 6 years. More information on the ENRICHing Survivorship Program can be found here.
Further funds will help update Cancer Council Information Services area's that are found in hospital waiting rooms around NSW.