The BreaCan Resource Centre will close for the Christmas/New Year period at 2pm on 20 December 2010. BreaCan can provide telephone support on the 5 & 6 January, and the Resource Centre will re-open on 10 January 2011. If you require immediate support during this time you can contact the Cancer Council Helpline on 13

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‘Hope In The Face Of Uncertainty’: Forum for Women Living with Advanced Cancer Women living with advanced cancer are invited to this very special forum, a joint initiative by BreaCan and Cancer Council Victoria. Come and connect with other women living with advanced cancer, listen to our guest speakers, attend an information session and participate

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An innovative pilot program, set up in partnership by BreaCan and the Royal Melbourne Hospital, is providing support to women undergoing treatment for breast cancer. ‘The Bridge of Support’ program was officially launched on Thursday, 17 June 2010 by the Hon Daniel Andrews MP, Minister for Health, at The Royal Melbourne Hospital. Each week, BreaCan

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BreaCan is hosting a FREE forum for women who have been diagnosed with breast or a gynaecological cancer. The forum will provide information and is also a wonderful chance to talk and meet with other women with similar experiences. The forum will be held on: Saturday 15th May, 2010 9.30 am – 2.45pm (Lunch included)

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BreaCan and The Royal Melbourne Hospital are trialling a collaboration which aims to extend supportive care to women undergoing treatment for breast cancer, through the use of BreaCan peer support volunteers. The project seeks to understand the benefits that trained peer support volunteers may bring women undergoing treatment and how this service initiative might be

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