Women in the islands often do not have access to quality bras or often they have bras that do not fit properly. Casamia Lingerie in Australia has become a regular donor of bras to the women’s project. To date over 200 have been distributed to women particularly in the Taveuni region.
Casamia specialises in looking after women post breast surgery and their business also established www.breastawareaustralia.com.au They are now also supplying Breast Forms to the women’s project. 25 have been supplied to date and are distributed via the Fiji Cancer Society, at no cost, to women who have had mastectomies. Breast Forms are artificial breasts that fit in the bra – that gives women both practical benefits and the dignity of normal appearance.