Accommodation

What are accommodation services?

Whilst receiving treatment some people may need short-term accommodation, especially if your treatment centre is not close to home. There are accommodation services available to people affected by cancer in both metropolitan and regional areas.

Ask at your treatment centre

Some treatment centres can help you to access accommodation close to the treatment centre. It is worth asking your treatment team if accommodation is available, particularly if you are travelling long distances from home to receive treatment or attend appointments.

Questions to ask about this service

When looking at a service it is important to ask questions about how the service works before you decide to engage with them. Below is a list of questions you might like to ask when enquiring about a service.

Am I eligible?

Do I need a referral?

How much will this cost me?

Is there a wait time?

What services do you offer?

 

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