Getting away from daily challenges and spending quality time with loved ones is a great way to relax and recharge. If you're affected by cancer and the financial strain that often comes with it, it can be difficult to afford a holiday at a time when it's needed most. We can help.
Cancer Council Victoria's Holiday Break Program can provide you with a one-off short getaway, at no cost.
This program can provide:
Cancer Council Victoria matches eligible patients and their families with available, donated accommodation. All properties are within Victoria to minimise travel time.
Holiday breaks are usually for 2-4 nights. Various type of properties are available in different locations. Whether you're after wheelchair access or a dog-friendly back yard, we'll work with you to help you find the right spot for your break.
To see if you're eligible for the program, download the Information Guide (PDF 0.95mb).
For more information, or to enquire about donating time at your property, please call Cancer Council on 13 11 20.