Resources

Understanding Brain Cancer (Facts + Info) Links:


Click here to see some quick basic brain cancer facts brought to you by Peace of Mind Foundation.
 

Suggested Links3 Cancer Council Australia
Brain Cancer Information
Cancer Australia Cancer Australia Children’s Cancer
childrenscancer.canceraustralia.gov.au
National Brain Tumor Society National Brain Tumor Society (American website)
Help in understanding brain tumours.
www.braintumor.org
Rare Cancers Australia Rare Cancers Australia
Detailed information about brain cancer and the various tumour types.
www.rarecancers.org.au


Brain Cancer Support Helpful links:

American Cancer Society American Cancer Society Support Information and tips on how to deal with anxiety, fear and depression caused from a cancer diagnosis.
Cancer Council Helpline 13 11 20 This is a free, confidential telephone information and support service run by Cancer Councils in each state and territory.
Anyone can call Cancer Council Helpline – cancer patients, people living with cancer, their families, carers and friends, teachers, students and healthcare professionals.
Specially trained staff are available to answer your questions about cancer and offer emotional or practical support.
Brain Tumour Alliance Australia www.btaa.org.au A great organisation and valuable website that all people and families dealing with Brain Cancer should utilise.


Brain Cancer Foundations / Research Organisations we support:

Cure Brain Cancer Cure Brain Cancer Foundation
www.curebraincancer.org.au
Australia’s leading force in brain cancer research and finding a cure!
Suggested Links5 Brainstorm For A Cure
www.brainstormforacure.com.au
Fundraising organisation to support brain cancer research and promote awareness
Suggested Links2 James Crofts Hope Foundation
www.jamescroftshopefoundation.org.au
Brain tumour support to patients and families
The Cure Starts Now The Cure Starts Now
www.thecurestartsnow.org
Fighting for the cure of childhood brain cancer
Cancer Council Vic Cancer Council Victoria ‘Forgotten Cancers’ research project
www.forgottencancers.com.au
Shedding light on less common cancers that are under researched and underfunded in Australia
Brain Tumour Association of WA Brain Tumour Association of WA
www.btawa.com.au
Brain Tumour Association of WA is a support group for patients, carers and families affected by brain tumours. We are here to listen and understand.
RCD Fund RCD Fund
rcdfund.org
The RCD Fund was created in memory of Robert Connor Dawes. Inspired by his spirit of Aeternum Fortis, we created the RCD Fund as a tribute to him and other brain tumour fighters. The RCD stands for Connor’s initials but also our areas of focus: Research, Care & Development.
PNET Cancer Foundation PNET Cancer Foundation
www.pnetcancerfoundation.com
The PNET Cancer Foundation, based in Melbourne, has been set up to raise money for finding better treatments and a cure for CNS PNET Cancer. It is the only organisation that is solely dedicated to PNET cancer research. We are a growing gravitational force, increasing the speed at which the fight against PNET cancer is moving. Support into the foundation is an investment in our “Kids Brains and Our Future”.
BrainLink Victoria BrainLink
www.brainlink.org.au
BrainLink, Reducing the impact of acquired brain disorders in our community.