Lionel and Joan Smith House

Lionel and Joan Smith House provides home-away-from-home accommodation in Orange NSW for patients and their families travelling for cancer treatment

Booking enquiries can be made by calling Cancer Council’s accommodation team: 

Guests must be:

  • Eligible for Isolated Patients Travel and Accommodation Assistance Scheme (IPTAAS) or, if living less than 100kms from Orange, experiencing financial hardship
  • Requiring a stay of at least 3 days
  • Able to stay in the house independently without nursing or personal care support
  • Capable of managing stairs unaided in case of emergency
  • Accompanied by a carer or companion

Facilities at Lionel and Joan Smith House:

  • Fully equipped 2-bedroom townhouse
  • Located in quiet neighbourhood
  • Sleeps a family of up to 7 people
  • Full kitchen facilities, including dishwasher, microwave and oven
  • Full laundry facilities, including washing machine, clothesline and clothes dryer
  • Lock-up garage with additional off-street car parking
  • Smart televisions in main bedroom and living room with free Netflix account
  • Blue ray player in the living room
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Rear deck area with gas BBQ
  • All bedding, linen and towels provided
  • Central heating and air-conditioning, with additional split systems in master bedroom and lounge room
  • Landline telephone with free local calls
A spacious lounge room
A shower in bathroom
A double bed in a clean room
Two single beds in a clean bedroom
A shower, sink, mirror and towel rack
Children's outdoor play equipment
An outdoor dining setting with a nice view
A large barbecue in front of an outdoor dining setting
A lounge room with a couch, entertainment unit, lamp and flat screen TV