Our factsheets cover the following topics:
- Dealing with debts:
- Provides information for people who are having trouble paying their debts.
- Help with bills:
- Provides options to help you pay your utility bills.
- What happens to debts after death:
- Explains what happens to debt once a person passes away. We explain the difference between a secured and unsecured debt.
- Getting your affairs in order:
- Explains what a will is and how one can be prepared.
- Your role as executor:
- Explains what an executor is and what the responsibilities are.
- Employment and Cancer:
- Provides information on the options available to you at work when diagnosed with cancer or retuning to work after cancer treatment.
- Superannuation and Cancer:
- Explains how you can access your superannuation early and provides information on super-related insurance.
- New insurance policies:
- Discusses how you can apply for insurance with a cancer diagnosis.
- Patient transport.
- Explains the Victorian Public Transport Assistance Scheme (VPTAS), eligibility criteria and how you can access this.
- Travel Insurance and Cancer:
- Discusses how you can apply for travel insurance when diagnosed with cancer.
- Immigration and cancer:
- Answers questions you may have about immigration law and visas.
View the entire range of practical factsheets, and financial assistance programs.
Daily Blooms has partnered with Cancer Council for Daffodil Day donating delightful daffodil bouquets to be sent to thank our major donors for their continued support.
For people living in regional and rural areas, our cancer support nurses are just a phone call away.
Cancer Council Victoria is proactively creating a culturally safe and identifiable space for Aboriginal and/or Torres Straits Islander peoples.
Rachel was 19 weeks pregnant when she found out she had cancer. The 33 year old office clerk was diagnosed with stage 3, ductal carcinoma when she found a lump on her breast in December 2021.
Stacey-Lee, 28, a part-time nurse, has been diagnosed with cancer three times. She was diagnosed with leukaemia for the first time when she was 3 years old, and then relapsed when she was 7 years old.
Talk to an experienced cancer nurse for the information, support and understanding you need.