Support Group

The Acoustic Neuroma Association NSW Inc is a patient organised support group and non-profit organisation.



  • Responds to an individual’s need for psychological and social support, both before and after surgery.
  • Provides quality information and support to newly diagnosed patients and maintains an information library.
  • Produces a newsletter for its members and other interested persons.
  • Holds regular meetings with a guest speaker.
  • Promotes public education about the symptoms of acoustic neuroma.
  • Provides opportunities to communicate with others who have had similar experience.
  • Promotes and supports research into the cause, development and treatment of acoustic neuroma.
  • Provides information on patient rehabilitation to health care personnel interested in the treatment of benign cranial tumours and the alleviation of post-surgical problems.