A diagnosis of ovarian cancer usually leaves you, your family and friends with many unanswered questions.
Ovarian Cancer Australia has a range of support resources to empower you with the information you need, answer many of your questions, and provide you with links to other sources of information and to a wider support community.
Our support options include:
Resilience kit – a free resource for women who have been diagnosed with ovarian cancer. The Resilience kit is accompanied by a DVD featuring interviews with women with ovarian cancer and health professionals about diagnosis, treatment and support.
Ovarian Cancer Australia Connect Forum – Our Ovarian Cancer Australia Connect online forum gives you access to a community of compassionate and supportive women who have been affected by ovarian cancer.
Support groups – held in locations around the country, many women find it helpful to meet and share experiences with women in a similar situation.
Tele-support group – a monthly information and support group held over the phone, enabling all women to join, whatever their location.
Family & friends booklet – a booklet specifically for carers, family and friends that provides practical tips and suggestions to help them cope.
Links to support organisations – links to a range of organisations around Australia that offer additional information and support options related to ovarian cancer.
Books – a list of books on the topic of ovarian cancer and coping with cancer.
Information sheets – a range of fact sheets on topics including early menopause, chemotherapy, complementary therapies.
For information regarding upcoming forums and information sessions please contact us using the details below.
For more information and guidance, please call our Information & Referral line on 1300 660 334 or email our support team.
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