Cancer prevention

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BreastScreen Victoria
Part of the national breast cancer screening program, aiming to reduce breast cancer mortality through early detection.

National Bowel Cancer Screening Program
Run by the Australian Government's Department of Health and Ageing.

Obesity Policy Coalition
Brings together key organisations with the capacity to influence change in policy and legislation to support obesity prevention. A partnership between Cancer Council Victoria, Diabetes Australia - Vic, VicHealth, and the WHO Collaborating Centre for Obesity Prevention at Deakin University.

PapScreen Victoria
A joint Commonwealth/State funded program coordinated by the Victorian Department of Human Services. Cancer Council Victoria is contracted to develop and implement Victoria's cervical screening communications.

Parents' Voice
Parents’ Voice is an online network of parents who are interested in improving the food and activity environments of Australian children. Formerly known as The Parents’ Jury, Parents’ Voice was formed in 2004 and now represents thousands of Australian parents. Parents’ Voice is supported by Diabetes VictoriaCancer Council AustraliaVicHealthBluearth and YMCA Australia.

Quit
Established in 1985, Quit Victoria is dedicated to eliminating the harm caused by tobacco. It's a joint initiative of Cancer Council Victoria, The Department of Human Services, The National Heart Foundation and VicHealth.

SunSmart
A nationally and internationally renowned skin cancer prevention program.   


Blog update
2016-07-22
The truth about windburn
It's cold, you can't spot a single ray of sun and it's practically blowing a gale. So when you look in the mirror at the end of the day and see a bright red face staring back, it's easy to believe you're...
Updated: 15 Jul, 2016