Cancer Council Australia

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What we do



Cancer Council Australia


 

Research

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Research

We're funding weorld-class researchers to unlock more answers to cancer.

13 11 20

Our 13 11 20 nurses and other health professionals are offering invaluable one-on-one phone support to anyone affected by cancer.

T2T

Wig service

Transport to Treatment

Our dedicated drivers are transporting people affected by cancer to vital treatment.

Wig service

 Our free wig service is helping to provide more self-confidence to people during cancer treatment.

 

What we do

 

Support

Support

We offer a range of services to support anyone affected by cancer. Last year we helped thousands of Australians get the support they need answering over 47,000 calls through our 13 11 20 information and support line.

Research

Research

We fund more cancer research than any other non-government organisation in Australia. In 2017, thanks to the support of our community, we directed over $60 million in cancer research across Australia.

Prevention

Prevention

We know that preventing cancer is one of the most effective ways of creating a cancer free future. We develop programs that encourage and empower people to lead healthier lifestyles to help reduce their cancer risk.

Advocacy

Advocacy

We work with the community to change laws and policies to reduce cancer risks and improve cancer care.

Visit your local Cancer Council website for more information on services offered in your area.

Support services vary across states and territories. Call 13 11 20 for service information in your state or territory


This page was last updated on: Friday, February 2, 2018