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Breast cancer and you: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women

This health promotion resource by the National Breast and Ovarian Cancer Centre (NBOCC) seeks to provide Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women with important information about breast cancer awareness, early detection, and breast cancer treatment.

Cancer type: Breast cancer
Written for: Women
Focusing on: Check ups, Disease stages, Financial and legal issues, Food and eating, Managing symptoms and side effects, Strategies to reduce cancer risk, Treatment options, Work and Cancer
Targeting: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander groups

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2011

Last updated on this website:
01-12-2017

By: Cancer Australia
 

Lung Cancer DVD - Understanding, managing & living with lung cancer

Provides lung cancer patients and families with information on aspects of living with lung cancer from diagnosis, treatments, survivorship and palliative surgery,including medical information from cancer health professionals.

Cancer type: Lung Cancer
Written for: Children 0-12 years, Men, Women, Youth / Adolescents 13-18 years
Focusing on: Communicating with GPs, Communicating with health and medical staff, Complementary / Alternative therapy, Disease stages, Food and eating, Managing symptoms and side effects, Treatment options, Work and Cancer
Targeting: Organisations, staff /or health professionals, Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2011

Last updated on this website:
30-11-2017

By: Australian Lung Foundation
 

Mesothelioma, Understanding, Managing, Living DVD

This DVD looks at what happens when a person is diagnosed with mesothelioma through to available treatments and living with mesothelioma.It provides expert medical information from a team of health professionals involved in caring for people with mesothelioma, as well as experiences from people living with mesothelioma.

Cancer type: Lung Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Financial and legal issues, Managing symptoms and side effects, Treatment options
Targeting: General Public

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2013

Last updated on this website:
30-11-2017

By: Australian Lung Foundation
 

Better Living with Lung Cancer – A Patient Guide(booklet)

Lung Foundation Australia developed this booklet to help people diagnosed with lung cancer understand more about lung cancer, its diagnosis and treatment. You will find information to explain what lung cancer is, its causes, the symptoms and the different types of lung cancer.

Cancer type: Lung Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Food and eating, Managing symptoms and side effects, Treatment options
Targeting: Organisations, staff /or health professionals, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2012

Last updated on this website:
30-11-2017

By: Australian Lung Foundation
 

Dot's Place - Peel cancer support centre

We understand that a cancer diagnosis can have an enormous impact on you and your family. Our Peel Cancer Support Centre in Greenfields, Mandurah, Dot’s Place, provides a range of services, information, practical and emotional support to people affected by cancer. Dot’s Place offers a welcoming environment for you to access services and free programs, find information about cancer or simply relax in a friendly space to enjoy a cup of tea and a chat.

Cancer type: Advanced cancer, Bladder cancer, Bone Cancer, Bowel / Colorectal Cancer, Brain and spinal cord tumours, Breast cancer, Cancer of unknown primary, Central nervous system, Cervical Cancer, Early Cancer, Endocrine-Other, Genital Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Kidney cancer, Leukaemia, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Myeloma, Ovarian Cancer, Pancreatic cancer, Parotid Gland, Penile Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Sarcoma, Skin Cancer / Melanoma, Stomach / Oesophageal Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Thyroid cancer, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer, Uterine Cancer, Vaginal Cancer, Vulva cancer
Written for: Men, Women, Youth / Adolescents 13-18 years
Focusing on: Communicating with GPs, Communicating with health and medical staff, Complementary / Alternative therapy, Disease stages, Financial and legal issues, Food and eating, Managing symptoms and side effects, Rights and responsibilities, Sexuality issues, Treatment options, Work and Cancer
Targeting: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander groups, Culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) groups, General Public, Organisations, staff /or health professionals, Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer, People with disabilities

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2017

Last updated on this website:
27-09-2017

By: Cancer Council
 

Wig service

Cancer Council WA provides a Wig Service which has an extensive range of new wigs in the latest styles and colours available at no cost, and for as long as required, during cancer treatment. Hats, scarves and turbans, and patterns for turbans, are also available.

Cancer type: Advanced cancer, Bladder cancer, Bone Cancer, Bowel / Colorectal Cancer, Brain and spinal cord tumours, Breast cancer, Cancer of unknown primary, Central nervous system, Cervical Cancer, Early Cancer, Endocrine-Other, Genital Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Kidney cancer, Leukaemia, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Myeloma, Ovarian Cancer, Pancreatic cancer, Parotid Gland, Penile Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Sarcoma, Skin Cancer / Melanoma, Stomach / Oesophageal Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Thyroid cancer, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer, Uterine Cancer, Vaginal Cancer, Vulva cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Managing symptoms and side effects
Targeting: People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2015

Last updated on this website:
27-09-2017

By: Cancer Council
 

Wig service

Cancer Council WA provides a Wig Service which has an extensive range of new wigs in the latest styles and colours available at no cost, and for as long as required, during cancer treatment. Hats, scarves and turbans, and patterns for turbans, are also available.

Cancer type: Advanced cancer, Bladder cancer, Bone Cancer, Bowel / Colorectal Cancer, Brain and spinal cord tumours, Breast cancer, Cancer of unknown primary, Central nervous system, Cervical Cancer, Early Cancer, Endocrine-Other, Genital Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Kidney cancer, Leukaemia, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Myeloma, Ovarian Cancer, Pancreatic cancer, Parotid Gland, Penile Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Sarcoma, Skin Cancer / Melanoma, Stomach / Oesophageal Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Thyroid cancer, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer, Uterine Cancer, Vaginal Cancer, Vulva cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Managing symptoms and side effects
Targeting: People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2015

Last updated on this website:
27-09-2017

By: Cancer Council
 

Regional cancer support services

Your local Regional Cancer Support Coordinator is a health professional who can connect you, your family and friends to Cancer Council WA and community services available in your area. Contact your Regional Cancer Support Coordinator directly or call a cancer nurse on 13 11 20 to learn more. Our Regional Cancer Support Coordinators are currently available across the state with eight office locations and one metro based cancer support coordinator for country cancer patients staying at Crawford and Milroy Lodges.

Cancer type: Advanced cancer, Bladder cancer, Bone Cancer, Bowel / Colorectal Cancer, Brain and spinal cord tumours, Breast cancer, Cancer of unknown primary, Central nervous system, Cervical Cancer, Early Cancer, Endocrine-Other, Genital Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Kidney cancer, Leukaemia, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Myeloma, Ovarian Cancer, Pancreatic cancer, Parotid Gland, Penile Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Sarcoma, Skin Cancer / Melanoma, Stomach / Oesophageal Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Thyroid cancer, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer, Uterine Cancer, Vaginal Cancer, Vulva cancer
Written for: Men, Women, Youth / Adolescents 13-18 years
Focusing on: Check ups, Communicating with GPs, Communicating with health and medical staff, Complementary / Alternative therapy, Disease stages, Financial and legal issues, Food and eating, Managing symptoms and side effects, Recovery, Rights and responsibilities, Sexuality issues, Strategies to reduce cancer risk, Treatment options, Work and Cancer
Targeting: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander groups, Culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) groups, General Public, Organisations, staff /or health professionals, Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer, People with disabilities

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2017

Last updated on this website:
27-09-2017

By: Cancer Council
 

Life Now

The Life Now Program offers FREE evidence based group programs for cancer patients and their carers. Programs operate in both metropolitan and regional WA. All programs are run by qualified instructors.Life Now programs can provide you with practical skills and techniques to help cope with cancer-related stress, and improve well-being and quality of life.

Cancer type: Advanced cancer, Bladder cancer, Bone Cancer, Bowel / Colorectal Cancer, Brain and spinal cord tumours, Breast cancer, Cancer of unknown primary, Central nervous system, Cervical Cancer, Early Cancer, Endocrine-Other, Genital Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Kidney cancer, Leukaemia, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Myeloma, Ovarian Cancer, Pancreatic cancer, Parotid Gland, Penile Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Sarcoma, Skin Cancer / Melanoma, Stomach / Oesophageal Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Thyroid cancer, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer, Uterine Cancer, Vaginal Cancer, Vulva cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Managing symptoms and side effects, Recovery
Targeting: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander groups, Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2017

Last updated on this website:
27-09-2017

By: Cancer Council
 

Dot's Place - South west cancer support centre

We understand that a cancer diagnosis can have an enormous impact on you and your family. Our South West Cancer Support Centre in Bunbury, Dot’s Place, provides a range of services, information, practical and emotional support to people affected by cancer. Dot’s Place offers a welcoming environment for you to access services and free programs, find information about cancer or simply relax in a friendly space to enjoy a cup of tea and a chat.

Cancer type: Advanced cancer, Bladder cancer, Bone Cancer, Bowel / Colorectal Cancer, Brain and spinal cord tumours, Breast cancer, Cancer of unknown primary, Central nervous system, Cervical Cancer, Early Cancer, Endocrine-Other, Genital Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Kidney cancer, Leukaemia, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Myeloma, Ovarian Cancer, Pancreatic cancer, Parotid Gland, Penile Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Sarcoma, Skin Cancer / Melanoma, Stomach / Oesophageal Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Thyroid cancer, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer, Uterine Cancer, Vaginal Cancer, Vulva cancer
Written for: Children 0-12 years, Men, Women, Youth / Adolescents 13-18 years
Focusing on: Communicating with health and medical staff, Complementary / Alternative therapy, Financial and legal issues, Food and eating, Managing symptoms and side effects, Rights and responsibilities, Sexuality issues, Strategies to reduce cancer risk, Treatment options, Work and Cancer
Targeting: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander groups, Culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) groups, General Public, Organisations, staff /or health professionals, Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer, People with disabilities

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2016

Last updated on this website:
27-09-2017

By: Cancer Council
 

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