Cancer organisations

Cancer Voices Australia

A national network providing a forum for people in Australia affected by cancer. The Cancer Voices website has links to State and Territory groups.

Cancer Council Australia

Australia's peak national non-government cancer control organisation. The Cancer Council Australia advises the Australian Government and other bodies on practices and policies to help prevent, detect and treat cancer. The Cancer Council Australia website has links to the State and Territory Cancer Councils, which have information about cancer resources available in each State and Territory.

Cancer Council Helpline

Operated by the Cancer Council in each State and Territory, the Cancer Council Helpline is a free, confidential service open to everyone that can be used to discuss informational or emotional concerns or find out about local services and helpful resources. For more information, call the Cancer Council Helpline on 13 11 20.

Cancer Council Connect

Operated by the Cancer Council, this peer support program is available in some states and territories and can put you in touch with trained volunteers who have been treated for breast cancer. They can provide support and practical advice about living with family history, breast cancer treatment, survivorship issues and supporting family and friends. For more information, call the Cancer Council Helpline on 13 11 20.