Is cancer connect legit?
Cancer Connect is a free and confidential telephone peer support service that connects someone who has cancer with a specially trained volunteer who has had a similar cancer experience. A Connect volunteer can listen with understanding and share their experiences and ways of coping.
What does cancer Council provide?
Every day, we support people affected by cancer when they need it most, speak out on behalf of the community on cancer issues, empower people to reduce their cancer risk, and find new ways to better detect and treat cancer.
How do I cancel my cancer Council donation NSW?
3.3 You may also cancel your authority for us to debit your account at any time by giving us fourteen (14) days notice in writing before the next debit day.
What it feels like to have cancer?
Fatigue or extreme tiredness that doesn’t get better with rest. Skin changes such as a lump that bleeds or turns scaly, a new mole or a change in a mole, a sore that does not heal, or a yellowish color to the skin or eyes (jaundice).
Is my council tax deductible for cancer?
Donations of $2 and over are tax deductible. A tax receipt will be issued for all donations within 7 business days. Whilst the administration of donations is handled by Cancer Council Australia, all donations are redistributed to your state/ territory member.
How can I help someone going through chemo?
Helpful tips when supporting a friend
- Ask permission. Before visiting, giving advice, and asking questions, ask if it is welcome.
- Make plans. Do not be afraid to make plans for the future.
- Be flexible.
- Laugh together.
- Allow for sadness.
- Check in.
- Offer to help.
- Follow through.
Where is the Cancer Council NSW located?
Cancer Council NSW would like to acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land on which we live and work. We would also like to pay respect to elders past and present and extend that respect to all other Aboriginal people. © Cancer Council NSW 2022 Head Office Address: 153 Dowling Street, Woolloomooloo NSW 2011.
What is Cancer Connect?
… Cancer Connect is a free and confidential telephone peer support service that connects someone who has cancer with a specially trained volunteer who has had a similar cancer experience. A Connect volunteer can listen with understanding and share their experiences and ways of coping.
How can I get in touch with Cancer Council Australia?
Cancer Council Australia is registered as an Income Tax Exempt Charity. Charitable Fundraising Number: CFN/22859. If you have a fundraising idea, or want to find out more about our events, call our fundraising hotline on 1300 65 65 85. For inquiries or interview requests, contact our media team. Email: [email protected]
What is Cancer Connect and how can I volunteer?
A Connect volunteer can listen with understanding and share their experiences and ways of coping. They can provide practical information, emotional support and hope. Many people newly diagnosed with cancer find this one-to-one support very beneficial. For more information on Cancer Connect call Cancer Council 13 11 20.