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OUR VALUES

Our values define our organisation. They underpin how we deal with each other as colleagues, with other organisations and the public. They also form the basis for our vision, planning and priorities. The NSW Cancer Council’s values are: FAIRNESS — striving for an equitable system and being fair in all our dealings RESPECT — recognising the worth of individuals through trust, courtesy, sensitivity and open communication INTEGRITY — achieving ends through ethical means, with honesty and accountability LEARNING AND CREATIVITY — seeking new knowledge and understanding, and valuing innovation EFFECTIVENESS — pursuing quality outcomes.

CONTENTS Letter to the Minister . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1 Message from the CEO . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .2 Message from the Board Chair . . . . . . . . . . . .3 Organisational structure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4 Governance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5 Board members . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .6 Committees . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .9 Objects . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .13 Our people . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .14 Our regional network . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .16 Five-year financial performance . . . . . . . . . . .18 Our work Patient support and information . . . . . . . .19 Cancer prevention . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .22

Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .24 Policy and advocacy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .25 Fundraising . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .27 Research . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .29 Financial statements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .36 Appendices Freedom of information act . . . . . . . . . . . .56 Privacy management . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .56 Ethnic affairs priorities statement . . . . . . .56 Overseas travel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .57 Consultancies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .57 Publications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .58 Acknowledgements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .59 Contacts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .60 ISSN 1443-1653

Cancer Council NSW Annual Report 2003-2004  

Cancer Council NSW Annual Report 2003-2004

Cancer Council NSW Annual Report 2003-2004  

Cancer Council NSW Annual Report 2003-2004