Can Assist – Deniliquin Branch
Can Assist is a grass roots, community based charity which provides accommodation, practical support and financial assistance to country people in NSW.
Can Assist are committed to ensuring that all people in NSW, regardless of where they live, have access to cancer treatment and care. By providing support for accomodation and financial assistance to people from rural and regional NSW, Can Assist ensure that country people are given the same opportunities and choices about the kind of treatment they receive as people in city centres.
Since 1955, Can Assist’s network of branches have grown to over 50 throughout NSW. These branches raise vital funds to provide direct support to their local communities affected by cancer.
Deniliquin Rescue Squad – NSW Volunteer Rescue Association
“a helping hand, anywhere, anytime”
The Deniliquin Rescue Squad, affiliated with the NSW Volunteer Rescue Association Inc. (NSW VRA) is made up of volunteer specialist rescue operators working for their communities in over 58 locations across New South Wales.
They are primary responders for Road Crash Rescue, General Land Rescue, Vertical Rescue and just about any type of specialist rescue encountered by Emergency Service personnel.
The VRA also includes Aerial Patrols, Communications, Caving, Bush Search and Rescue, Ski Patrols and Community First Aid teams.
Members, and their Rescue Squads, are accredited by the Minister for Emergency Services through the State Rescue Board as rescue operators in their designated field. From the unforgiving highways and roads that make up the vital circulatory system of New South Wales through to the rugged forests and alpine areas of this great state our small army of unpaid professionals are ready to respond at a moment’s notice 24hrs, 7 days a week, 365 days a year