The Cancer Society in partnership with the Bahamas Association of Physiotherapists will be holding group sessions for ALL persons diagnosed with cancer starting Wednesday July 28th @ 5:30pm – 7pm. Group sessions will include:
– Exercises for mobility
– Education on Lymphedema and Manual Lymphatic Drainage
– Education on FAQ’s
For more information, call the office at (242) 323-4482 or (242) 323-4441 or email
Due to the COVID protocols, spaces are limited per session.

July is Kidney Cancer Awareness Month.

  1. What are the functions of the Kidneys?
  2. What is the medical name for kidney surgery?

JULY IS SUMMER TIME!!!  Come check out selection of summer dresses, cool shorts and even swimsuits.

Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9am to 2pm 


Do you have a story to tell?  Everybody’s perspectives are different!  A panel of Cancer Survivors will tell their story of how they overcame this disease called CANCER.

Just a purchase of a Cancer Awareness shirt, will help a person from the Family Island that has been diagnosed with cancer and need treatment, stay at our Cancer Caring Centre.

Show your support and let us  all BEAT cancer in COLORS!

Call us 323 4441 or 323 -4482 or email

Dr Williamson Chea, National President, The Cancer Society of the Bahamas, along with Mrs. Susan Roberts, Founding President (1976); Dr Christine Chin, Coordinator, Cancer Society’s HALT Healthy Lifestyles Programme and Board Member Mr. Wendell Barry, travelled to Dunmore Town, Harbour Island, 27th July, 2019; and, in a public meeting, held at St. John’s Anglican Church Parish Hall, Certified the Harbour Island Branch and Installed the Officers.

Also in attendance: The First Family Island Branch (1985) The Eleuthera Branch President Sherrin Cooper, Treasurer Sue Culmer, Past President Jackie Gibson and One Eleuthera President Sean Ingraham.

This is the 13th Family Island Branch. These Branches are responsible for: Cancer Care, Cancer Education, coordinating annual mammogram screening, arranging cancer patients accommodation at the Cancer Caring Centre and otherwise assistance.

The Harbour Island Branch Officers are: President Elouise Saunders-Knowles; Vice President Elaine Aranha; Secretary Cassandra Moss; Treasurer Minnette Kelly; Public Relations Nora Albury and Harvey Roberts; Chaplin Michael Higgs.

Past Monthly Meetings

July Monthly General Meeting
July 13th, 2021
June Monthly General Meeting
June 8th, 2021
May Monthly General Meeting
May 11th, 2021
April Monthly General Meeting
April 13th, 2021
March Monthly General Meeting
March 9th 2021
February Monthly General Meeting
February 9th, 2021
January Monthly General Meeting
January 12th, 2021