CANCER COUNCIL NSW

Support for patients, families and friends Coping with Cancer

Cancer Council NSW has information to Reduce Risks

Further helpful links


 

CANCER COUNCIL AUSTRALIA

Connect with others like you. The Cancer Council Online Community offers forums, blogs, and online support groups for people affected by cancer, their carers, and families.


The Cancer Directory  includes a wide range of publications and resources available in over 50 languages.

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MACQUARIE UNIVERSITY CANCER PROGRAM LIFE AFTER CANCER PROGRAM

Macquarie University Cancer Program and MQ Sports have joined forces to provide a new timetabled gentle aqua aerobic class for cancer survivors. Learn more: Hydro therapy for cancer survivors

There is often a sense of uncertainty and feelings of anxiety when a cancer diagnosis is received. Even when given the all clear some survivors may feel anxious about what the future holds. At the Centre for Emotional Health Clinic we can provide psychological support to lessen unhelpful thoughts and teach skills for mental well being. Learn more: Centre for Emotional Health Clinic


 

NSW ACTION AND SUPPORT GROUPS

PODCAST: The Thing about Advanced Cancer

The Thing about Advanced Cancer: Information and insights for challenging times

Whether you are living long term with advanced cancer, you are facing end-of-life, or you are caring for someone with advanced cancer — this podcast series has information and insights that can help you navigate through these challenging times.

Episodes:

Episode 5: The Role of Hope and Purpose in Advanced Cancer a chat with palliative care specialist Dr Megan Best.

PODCAST: The Thing about Cancer

The Thing about Cancer: information and insight for people affected by Cancer

How do people cope after a cancer diagnosis? What do all the tests mean? Will treatment leave you foggy-headed? Does cancer always cause pain?
Hosted by broadcaster Julie McCrossin, this podcast from the NSW Cancer Council seeks to answer all of these questions and more.

HELPFUL WEBSITES FOR YOUNG PEOPLE AFFECTED BY CANCER

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