Breast Cancer Services
A diagnosis of breast cancer can be life-changing and confusing for you and your family, and it’s not always easy to know where to reach out for help. There are many communities available to help walk you through some, or many parts of your journey, tailored to your specific needs. Support may include specialist breast care nurse, one-on-one counselling, support groups, therapy workshops, or practical or financial backup. There’s no need for you to do this alone.
Look Good…Feel Better
Look Good…Feel Better is a free community service program dedicated to helping women undergoing treatment for cancer. The purpose of the program is to help them manage the appearance-related side effects of chemotherapy and radiotherapy, thereby helping to restore their appearance and self image.
Curly Sues Wigs & Hairpieces
At Curly Sue’s understand that every cancer experience is different, and so is every family.
Whether you’re a young person with cancer, a parent, grandparent, sister, brother, partner or close friend, they’re here to make sure you have the support and information you need when it comes to purchasing and using wigs, headwear and headpieces.
Australian Lymphology Association
The Australasian Lymphology Association strives to improve the management of those with, or at risk of developing lymphoedema, and enhance communication between health professionals, educators, relevant authorities and government in regard to oedemas and lymphoedema.
CanTeen is here to help – we support young people aged 12-25 who have a parent with cancer (as well as young people dealing with their own or a sibling’s cancer). Through CanTeen, young people can access counselling, get youth-friendly information and connect with others their age who are in the same boat.
Dreams2Live4 makes dreams come true for patients who are living with metastatic cancer (meaning any cancer which has spread). Our dreamers have had the devastating diagnosis of cancer, followed by the gut wrenching news that it has returned. Dreams2Live4 empowers these patients to dream and find purpose again.
Carers WA is the peak body that represents the needs and interests of carers in Western Australia. We work to achieve an improved quality of life for family carers in our state.
Getting help early can make a big difference to your life by helping to reduce emotional and physical strain and improving your overall health and wellbeing.
Solaris Cancer Care
Solaris Cancer Care supports all people, with all types of cancer, through every stage of cancer treatment and life after treatment through a wide range of services. They provide a personalised, comprehensive wellness plan to help every cancer patient navigate their journey through their cancer treatment with optimal health.
Dragons Abreast Australia is a national organisation comprised of breast cancer survivors of various ages from a great variety of backgrounds, athletic abilities and interests. Dragons Abreast members spread the message of breast cancer awareness through participation in the sport of dragon boat racing.