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Author and counsellor Petrea King talks about what to say when someone you love is diagnosed with a serious illness.

Listen to ABC Radio podcastpodcast (Nightlife, Feb 2012), read the transcripttranscript 

or visit the QuestforLifeQuestforLife website for more resources.



Sign upSign up and show your support for the  Flinders Charter of Cancer SurvivorshipFlinders Charter of Cancer Survivorship.

Anyone affected by cancer is invited to sign up. The Flinders Survivorship Charter is an outcome of the inaugural Flinders Centre for Innovation in Cancer (FCIC) Survivorship Conference . It brought together cancer clinicians, researchers, policy advisors and survivors from Australia and the world to share their insights into exciting developments in the field of cancer survivorship.  

See the Survivorship Conference program and presentations that speakers are willing to share: Click hereClick here

Challenge yourself on the 20km, 35km or 67km route options of the Cancer Voices SA Challenge Ride held every year in October.

Find photos of this event herehere.

More information about this and other Cancer Voices SA cycling events at

 See details of a Senate Inquiry into: The availability of new, innovative and specialist cancer drugs in Australia.

The terms of reference are:

  1. the timing and affordability of access for patients; 
  2. the operation of the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee and the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme in relation to such drugs, including the impact of delays in the approvals process for Australian patients; 
  3. the impact on the quality of care available to cancer patients; and 
  4. any related matters.

See the Report at

Submissions by Cancer Voices SA and Cancer Voices Australia.  Senate website for all submissions.

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Cancer Voices South Australia


Ph.  0431 691 956 


PO Box 588, Kensington Park SA 5068