As a national cancer control agency, Cancer Australia also makes recommendations to the Australian Government about cancer policy and priorities.
Vision and mission
The vision of Cancer Australia is to reduce the impact of cancer and improve the wellbeing of people affected by cancer.
Cancer Australia’s mission is to strengthen and provide advice on the Australian Government’s strategic focus on cancer control and care.
How Cancer Australia can help
Cancer Australia informs, engages and partners to lead, shape and create value in national cancer control and to deliver effective cancer care.
The Cancer Australia website provides information for people affected by cancer, including where to find support, healthy living and clinical best practice guides.
Information / help lines
Programs, apps and tools
- Check your cancer risk online
- Interactive body map - view symptoms of the most common cancers
- EdCan - Modules for cancer nurses