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About us

You don't have to face cancer alone...

The Cancer Council Northern Territory is a non-government, charitable, community based organisation committed to raising funds for the purpose of reducing the impact of cancer. It achieves this by providing information and support for people affected by cancer.

The Cancer Council Northern Territory is a member of The Cancer Council Australia.


Our Mission is to reduce the impact of cancer on Territorians. We do this by offering support and information to anyone affected by a cancer diagnosis. Our public education programs are aimed at increasing awareness and prevention of cancer.

Read Cancer Council NT's Constitution


Cancer Council NT sends out a quarterly eNews - updates on our work, news and events and other relevant information on cancer in the Northern Territory.

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What we do

Cancer Council Northern Territory undertake a range of activities involving cancer research, prevention and support to realise our vision. Read more here.
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Cancer Council Northern Territory Inc. was incorporated in 1979 and now delivers services from Darwin, Alice Springs and Katherine. Find out more here.
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Our CEO Tanya Izod has more than twenty-five years’ experience working in the medical industry, specialising in aero medical and emergency services across both private enterprise and NT Government. Read her biography here.
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Our board is responsible for strategic and policy-making activities. Learn more about our structure here.
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Organisational Chart

View the Cancer Council Northern Territory organisational chart showing our structure from our board of directors to our operating staff.
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Our expert committees develop policy and guidelines for cancer control.
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Annual review

Here is a listing of our Annual Reports providing information about our organisation and its many activities and achievements from 2008 till 2014.
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Cancer Council Northern Territory is a non-profit organisation with a vision to minimise the threat of cancer. View our current job vacancies here.
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Contact us

Find out how you can get in touch with Cancer Council Northern Territory by sending us an email or giving us a call.
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1) Cancer control refers to actions to reduce the impact of cancer on people including: reducing cancer risk and incidence; improving early detection and treatment; and improving care and support for people affected by cancer.

This page was last updated on: Monday, July 16, 2018

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