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- Bosom Buddies ACT
Services include: Raising awareness of breast cancer and providing support, information and social activities for women and men who have been diagnosed.
- Brain Tumour Support Network ACT - Woden
Services Include: Monthly meeting of patients, carers and family. Call for details or visit web site.
- Canberra Hospital - Canberra Region Cancer Centre
Services include: Cancer Services comprise several highly skilled teams, including Medical and Radiation Oncology, Haematology, Surgery, Bone marrow transplant and Palliative care to provide comprehensive services to patients and their carers with cancer and related illnesses. We are committed to reducing the burden of cancer in the ACT and surrounding region through high quality treatment, research and education.
- Cancer Council ACT
Services include: Cancer Council ACT is a non government not-for-profit community organisation that aims to promote a healthier community by reducing the incidence and impact of cancer in the ACT region. The Council depends largely on the generosity of the ACT and surrounding community providing donations and supporting fundraising initiatives.
- CanTeen ACT & Southern NSW
Services include: Programs and activities for young people living with cancer. We also provide free counselling, information and a new online community: CanTeen Online at www.nowwhat.org.au
- Dragons Abreast ACT
Services include: Dragon boat paddling group that encourages early detection and raises breast cancer awareness while getting fit and having fun in a supportive environment.
- Prostate Cancer Support Group ACT Region
Services include: Non-profit Canberra based organisation of volunteers, funded by charitable donations. Membership of the Group is open and free. The Group belongs to a nationwide network of similar Groups affiliated with, and assisted by, the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (PCFA). Our aim is to help reduce the impact of Prostate Cancer on families in Canberra and the surrounding region. We provide support to men and their partners on an individual basis and through monthly meetings which are open to all people. We also have a comprehensive library of materials that relate to prostate cancer health and treatment and provide information through our web site.
- Thyroid Cancer Support Group ACT
Services include: Support group for those affected by thyroid cancer.
- Wendy Christensen Personal Mobile Service
Services include: Prosthesis fitting service and lingerie fitting and supply.
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