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Public has spoken on alfresco drinking and dining
01 November 2013Following a strong response to its campaign on smoke-free alfresco drinking and dining, Cancer Council SA is ready to pass on the thousands of postcards addressed to the Premier that have been returned from concerned South Australian residents.
Get ready to relay
31 October 2013Thousands of South Australians are fighting back against cancer, by taking part in Relay For Life events this season.
Up to one in five breast cancers linked to alcohol
28 October 2013The link between alcohol and breast cancer has been understated, according to Cancer Council SA.
Another night in for Narelle’s Girls
28 October 2013Inspired by family and friends, Narelle Hodgson and her fundraising team have raised a lot for Cancer Council SA – and they’re not done yet.
Show your true colours
28 October 2013South Australians are being urged to support Cancer Council’s Pink Ribbon Day today (Monday, October 28). All funds raised will raise awareness and help support the 1,500 South Australian women who are diagnosed with breast and gynaecological cancers each year.
Tobacco funding cuts will cost lives
25 October 2013The State Government’s confirmation that it will cease funding for critical tobacco control measures will have a detrimental impact on smoking rates and will cost South Australian lives.
High profile Governor’s 10 are leading the way
09 October 2013Now in their fourth year of training for the Santos Tour Down Under Bupa Challenge Tour, the Governor’s 10 team again features a star-studded line-up with the Hon Jay Weatherill, Premier of South Australia, among those signing up to Ride for a reason.
Leading public health experts and community organisations are gathering in Melbourne today at a landmark forum to discuss the growing health risks associated with Australians’ high consumption of sugary drinks and to discuss policy options to reduce consumption.
Local campaign receives smoke free award
17 September 2013Cancer Council SA congratulates the Puiyurti team at Nunkuwarrin Yunti following its success in receiving the Excellence in Health Through the Promotion of Healthy and Smoke Free Lifestyles Award at the 19th Deadlys® in Sydney earlier this week.
Painters to provide a generous splash of colour
06 September 2013Smiles will be painted on the faces of Cancer Council Lodge guests today, thanks to the generous support of the Dulux Accredited Program.