Where to find more information about breast cancer treatment and menopause


In addition to the information you receive from your treatment team, you might find it helpful to get information from different sources. 

The organisations below are a good starting point.

Cancer Council Helpline is a free confidential telephone and information support service. Specially trained staff are available to answer your questions about cancer and offer emotional and practical support. Call 13 11 20 from anywhere in Australia

Breast Cancer Network Australia works to ensure that Australians affected by breast cancer receive the very best support, information, treatment and care appropriate to their individual needs. The BCNA website has information on health and wellbeing after breast cancer, including information on sexual wellbeing. Visit www.bcna.org.au

The Jean Hailes Foundation for Women’s Health translates the latest research findings into practical health and lifestyle approaches for women and their health professionals. The website also includes information about early menopause and managing menopause. Visit www.jeanhailes.org.au

The Australasian Menopause Society provides professional and consumer information about menopause. Visit www.menopause.org.au

Osteoporosis Australia is a research and advocacy group providing news about latest developments about osteoporosis. Visit www.osteoporosis.org.au