September 2015

Tuesday 1 September, 2015


Ovarian cancer diagnosed too late for too many Victorian women

Wednesday 30 September 2015
We have converted from a not-for-profit organisation created under the Cancer Act 1958 to a a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee. Read more

AFL greats backing cancer research

Wednesday 30 September 2015
Past AFL players are urging Victorians who have never had cancer to take part in Cancer Council Victoria’s Australian Breakthrough Cancer (ABC) Study. Read more

New initiative launched to increase cancer screening for Chinese community in Melbourne’s east

Monday 28 September 2015
A new initiative launched today aims to increase breast, bowel and cervical cancer screening for the Chinese community in Box Hill. Read more

Time running out for free cancer vaccine for older boys

Friday 25 September 2015
Time is running out for older Victorian boys to access the free HPV vaccine, warns Cancer Council Victoria. Read more

Prostate cancer diagnoses decline significantly

Wednesday 23 September 2015
Recent changes to the way prostate cancer is detected have led to a rapid decline in men diagnosed and treated for the disease. Read more

Go Pink in October to help beat women’s cancers

Tuesday 1 September 2015
Support women affected by breast and gynaecological cancers this October. Read more

Tax increase provides added incentive to kick the habit

Tuesday 1 September 2015
A tobacco tax increase to take effect today provides smokers with yet another reason to butt out for good. Read more