Resources for people with cancer

Cancer Australia is committed to working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities to provide relevant information about cancer awareness, early detection and treatment. We have developed a range of resources to provide culturally appropriate and targeted information to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people affected by cancer and their families. All resources have been developed in consultation with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and organisations.

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My Story DVD

The My Story DVD is a resource for women, family and friends about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women sharing their experiences of breast cancer. (Resource MSD).
Publication Audience
受癌症影响者及其家人与朋友
Cancer Type
乳腺癌
Available formats
PDF, DOCX

Cancer – what to expect

Publication Audience
受癌症影响者及其家人与朋友
Cancer Type
各类癌症
Available formats
PDF, DOCX

Checking for cancer – what to expect

Publication Audience
受癌症影响者及其家人与朋友
Cancer Type
各类癌症
Available formats
PDF, DOCX

Gynaecological cancers: a handbook for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers and Health Practitioners

A handbook for Health Workers and Health Practitioners to help provide information and support to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women with gynaecological cancers.
Publication Audience
受癌症影响者及其家人与朋友
面向卫生专业人员的资源
Cancer Type
Gynaecological cancers
Available formats
PDF, DOCX

My lung cancer pathway

A guide for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their families, which contains information to help people understand more about lung cancer. This booklet is designed to be used as a hard copy resource. Order your copy below. 
Publication Audience
受癌症影响者及其家人与朋友
Cancer Type
肺癌
Available formats
PDF, DOCX

Women's Business Workshop: Cervical Cancer flyer

A flyer for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women about cervical cancer.
Publication Audience
受癌症影响者及其家人与朋友
Cancer Type
子宫颈癌
Available formats
PDF, DOCX

Women's Business Workshop: Looking after your breasts flyer

A flyer for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women on how to find breast cancer early.
Publication Audience
受癌症影响者及其家人与朋友
Cancer Type
乳腺癌
Available formats
PDF, DOCX

Our Lungs, Our Mob Community Education Resource

This resource has been designed to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers and Health Practitioners to conduct an Our Lungs, Our Mob workshop for community members. The workshop aims to increase awareness of the symptoms of lung cancer and the benefits of early diagnosis. This resource has all the neccessary tools to organise and conduct an Our Lungs, Our Mob workshop. This includes the following, which are provided electronically on a USB: presenter's notes, a powerpoint presentation, workshop posters and invitation, activity cards and evaluation forms. A DVD with the personal stories about lung cancer is also included.
Publication Audience
受癌症影响者及其家人与朋友
面向卫生专业人员的资源
Cancer Type
肺癌
Available formats
PDF, DOCX

Providing information and support to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with lung cancer (DVD)

This is a combination of two DVDs that aim to get people looking out for the symptoms of lung cancer.   Let’s yarn about lung cancer provides information from health professionals as well as stories form people who live with risks or have experienced possible symptoms of lung cancer.  In Archie Roach – Surviving lung cancer, Archie shares his personal story of the fears and challenges he overcome following a lung cancer diagnosis.  The DVDs were developed by Hume Regional Integrated Cancer Centre (Hume RICs) in collaboration with the Lung Foundation Australia and with support from Cancer Australia.
Publication Audience
受癌症影响者及其家人与朋友
Cancer Type
肺癌
Available formats
PDF, DOCX

Report to the nation: cancer in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples of Australia 2013

This document provides a summary of national statistics on the most common cancers in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in Australia from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare and Cancer Australia report Cancer in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples of Australia 2013: an overview
Publication Audience
受癌症影响者及其家人与朋友
Cancer Type
各类癌症
Available formats
PDF, DOCX