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Apply to join our 2020 intake and help other women affected by cancer.


Telehealth support

Thanks to LUCRF Super Community Program, we are providing more webinars to women across Victoria.


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What is peer support?

How peer support can help.

Counterpart: connecting, supporting and informing

Counterpart's unique model connects, supports and informs women living with breast or a gynaecological cancer to live well, whatever that means to them. Trained Peer Support Volunteers with a lived experience of cancer provide understanding and a listening ear, as well as emotional and practical support. Our peer support is supplemented by a range of information resources and well being sessions with qualified health professionals that complement the medical system and other cancer support services. Read more about our services

Counterpart News

19 Mar 2020

Coronavirus update – Counterpart continuing to support women with breast or a gynaecological cancer

Women's Health Victoria recognises we are in unprecedented times and now more than ever it is important that we continue our work supporting women and advocating for gender equality.
Like everyone, we are watching the situation with the coronavirus (COVID-19) carefully. You can read the latest recommendations from the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services here.
Our main priority is…

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