Welcome toNevus Support AustraliaAustralasias’ first registered Not for Profit, tax deductible support group and charity, providing information and support to individuals and families affected by (CMN)Congenital Melanocytic Nevus
TodayNevusSupportAustraliahasamembershipofover300families incorporatingNewZealandandsouthern Asia.Weareworkingcollaboratively withsupportgroupsandresearchersaroundtheworldtoprovidemembers withthelatestinformationandtreatmentoptionsforthisveryrarecondition. Ultimately we are striving to find a cure.
ACongenitalMelanocyticNaevus(speltNevusorNaevus)isaskingrowth presentatbirth,theycanrangeinsizefromtheverysmall,uptolargerare formsthatcovermuchofthebodysurface.Itisararedisorderthataffects around1in20,000newbornsinsomeformandasfewas1in500,000inits’ most severe form.
Nevus Support Australia ia a registered Not for Profit, tax deductible charity, we raise funds to maintain our services and to support research into pigmented skin conditions and associated conditions including melanoma, NCM and hydrocephaly. We rely entirely on donations and sponsorships to maintain services to families, we are run completely by volunteers, no staff member is paid and no paid collectors are used.100% of all donations go directly to supporting our families and research.
This information on this website is for general information purposes only.It is not intended as a medical reference. Please talk with your doctor for medical advice.