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Learn about how your gift can help fund research, prevention programs, essential support services and policy change.

Your gift will help ensure that information and support services are available to health professionals, enabling them to refer their patients to the best cancer support services available.

Your loved ones impacted by cancer will be able to turn to 13 11 20 for practical and emotional support, financial and legal assistance, information services and more.

You’re making sure no one goes through cancer alone by funding resources, support services and engagement programs for regional and rural communities.

Caring for someone with cancer can be overwhelming, but because of your support, carers and families can connect with a nurse who understands.

With your help, we can create a future where cancer is no longer feared but seen as a preventable and manageable disease.

Your support will advance policy and legislation by enabling Cancer Council SA to be a source of expert information and voice of the community.

World-class researchers can discover new and better ways to detect, treat and live beyond cancer—and it’s all thanks to you.

Cancer Council SA's programs

You’re helping to fund ground-breaking research projects as they discover new and better ways to detect, treat, and survive cancer.

Gifts like yours has enabled us to collaborate with SAHMRI and the state universities, together with support from State Government through the Department of Health and the Australian Government through the Medical Research Future Fund, to contribute over $18 million towards ground breaking cancer research initiatives in the past nine years.

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We’re here for South Australians and their families impacted by cancer―and it’s all thanks to you.

Cancer impacts every aspect of a person’s and their family’s life. But you can help to provide support services that ease the burden—like someone to talk to on 13 11 20, information booklets, and practical and financial assistance.

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One in three cancers is preventable through healthy lifestyle habits like quitting smoking, being SunSmart, or exercising regularly.

Your gift could help deliver life-saving presentations and programs in childcare centres, schools and workplaces to educate and empower everyone to reduce their cancer risk.

Thanks to generous past gifts, these programs now protect over 105,000 children from harmful UV exposure.

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Through hard work and strategically focussed advocacy campaigns, Cancer Council SA is proud to have secured a number of significant legislative changes which assist with protecting the health of all South Australians.

But our work is never done. In an ever-changing political environment, we will continue to advocate for the funding of key programs and legislative changes which protect and support South Australians and help move our community towards a cancer free future.