If you or someone you care about has been diagnosed with cancer you may have many questions or concerns. Cancer Council ACT can help to answer many of these questions and assist with your concerns as well as linking you to relevant services in the ACT area. For more information select one of the options below or call Cancer Council 13 11 20 to talk to one of our Cancer Information Consultants about anything related to cancer.
Cancer Council understands that Australians undergoing cancer treatment, cancer survivors and their families and friends may have questions in relation to the recent outbreak of Coronavirus and the illness it causes, COVID-19.
Cancer Council 13 11 20 is a free, confidential telephone information and support service. Our specially trained staff can answer your questions about all aspects of cancer, including prevention, early detection and treatment.
Wig Service Closure. Due to the current COVID-19 situation we have made the difficult decision to close our Wig Service, which will remain closed until further notice. During this time, turbans and other headwear are still available to purchase online through our Cancer Council shop at https://www. cancercouncilshop. org.
Legal and Financial Planning Advice We can help you if you or someone in your family has cancer, and you need advice. Assistance is free for eligible clients.
Cancer Council 13 11 20 Confidential telephone information and support Cancer Connect Talk to a trained volunteer who has experienced cancer Support Groups Cancer support groups in the ACT area Cancer Council Online Community Connect online with others affected by cancer
We run free cancer education programs, forums and seminars for people with cancer, and their family and friends.
Cancer Council ACT provides a range of free cancer information booklets. These are available to be downloaded in PDF format, with some also in EPUB format and are listed here .