Information & Support

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 13 11 20

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

The Cancer Council ACT Wig Service sells a range of wigs and other headwear at a minimal cost for people who lose their hair through cancer treatment.

Practical Support

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.

Emotional Support

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


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 .

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Cancer Council ACT



(02) 6257 5055



Unit 1 (The Annex)
173 Strickland Crescent
Deakin ACT 2600