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Cancer Council ACT commemorates 40 years with 40 local cancer stories. Please read and share our stories now.
Wednesday 17 August 2016
Are you interested in learning more about mindfulness? ACT Health will be running two, free mindfulness groups for cancer patients and their carers.
Cancer Council says urgent need to tackle case and cost blowout.
eftpos announces it will donate a further $250,000 to Cancer Council Australia to extend a shade program that helps protect secondary school students from skin cancer.

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Sun protection is required when UV levels reach 3 and above. In Canberra this will be for part or most of each day between August and May.
Mon 24 Oct 2016
Every day in Australia around 50 women are diagnosed with breast or a gynaecological cancer.
Sat 5 Nov 2016 - Sun 6 Nov 2016
Viking Park Erindale.
Sun 20 Nov 2016 - Sat 26 Nov 2016
Each year Cancer Council Australia and the Australasian College of Dermatologists come together for National Skin Cancer Action Week. With two in three Australians diagnosed with skin cancer by age 70, the week is a time when we remind Australians of the importance of sun protection and early skin cancer detection.


CCACT 40 year