Resources

The CanTeen Parent Resource Library provides information and advice to parents when cancer impacts their family.

Caring for Someone with Early Breast Cancer - a BCNA Resource Page

The Breast Cancer Network of Australia has developed a great resource page that looks at the critical role of a carer in the lives of people with breast cancer, particularly when their diagnosis occurs early in life and for whom being 'cared for' may be...

Genetic Testing for Breast Cancer - a BCNA resource page

Our friends at the Breast Cancer Network of Australia have developed a great resource looking at the genetic risks and family implications of breast cancer. As awareness continues to rise in this critical area of cancer research, it's important to hear...

Sample Letters for Work

Informing others can create a more supportive environment for you and your children and ensure they get extensions or special consideration as needed.Work letter template - Employee's sibling has cancerWork letter template - Employee's parent has letter...

Talking to your children about cancer

Even though it’s hard, being honest and open with your children about cancer is the best way to help them cope. Young people want to be told the truth, even if it’s difficult news for you to share and them to hear.Secrecy often makes things worse and to...

Gather My Crew app makes it easy to ask for the right kind of help from friends and family

Gather My Crew is an online help roster that uses technology to make it easy to ask for and coordinate the right kind of help from friends and family when going through a tough time.From the Gather My Crew website:We believe in a world where everyone a...