Beacon magazine

Beacon magazine

The latest issues of The Beacon and The Inside Story magazines are available to download.

This issue focuses on 'Getting off the couch'.

Online network

Online network

BCNA's online network connects over 12,000 Australians affected by breast cancer.

Share your experiences online and gain support.

When my world was turned upside down

When my world was turned upside down

Please donate to BCNA to ensure we're always here to answer the call when a woman's world is turned upside down.

Sussan Women's Fun Run

Sussan Women's Fun Run

Congratulations and thank you to everyone who participated on Sunday. Despite the rain it was a fabulous day.

BCNA Fact sheets

BCNA Fact sheets

BCNA fact sheets are free and provide practical and relevant information on a range of topics for those with breast cancer and their families.

Young women

18 Dec 2014

Results of a recent international clinical trial may change the way some young women with hormone positive early breast cancer are treated.

New CEO to lead BCNA

15 Dec 2014

We are delighted to announce that we have appointed Christine Nolan as our new CEO.

Lifestyle research opportunity

18 Nov 2014

Researchers are looking for women with breast cancer to participate in a 12 week healthy lifestyle trial.

Hope & Hurdles

Hope & Hurdles is a free, comprehensive information resource especially for women diagnosed with secondary breast cancer, that you can order online.

Free resources

BCNA's latest resources include a booklet for healthy eating and a booklet for men diagnosed with breast cancer.

Helping a friend or colleague with breast cancer brochure

Suggestions from women who have had breast cancer -- the things they found helpful and unhelpful.

Join our online network

Join our online network

 

Connect with others

If you have been affected by breast cancer, you are invited to join our online network.

The online network gives you a way to link with individuals with similar interests, stay in touch at any time to support each other, and share experiences.

  

What's a blog?

What's a blog?

 

Member blogs

As a member of our online network you can keep a blog or 'online diary' to share your thoughts and experiences.

You can choose to make your blog public or only to share it with the people you are connected to in the network.

A blog can be a great way to keep family and friends up to date with your progress during treatment and can help with managing your time.

Groups can also use a blog to keep a dialogue going among their members.

The BCNA blog

The BCNA blog is a central information hub where we keep our members up-to-date with what's happening in BCNA

 

 

Online and other groups

Online and other groups

 

Online interest groups

As a member of the online network you can set up, or participate in, an online interest group.

Share your experiences and connect with others in online groups such as:

Find more online groups...

 

Support groups

BCNA Member Groups provide face-to-face peer-support for women and families in communities right around the country.

 

Personal stories

Helping a friend or colleague with breast cancer

Many women offer their stories in the hope it might help - or inspire - someone else. Here is just a small selection.

I never thought I would...

A selection of personal stories from women about things they thought they would never do if they hadn't had breast cancer

The tyranny of distance

Living in rural and remote Australia can bring additional challenges for women with breast cancer.

Health professionals

BCNA works closely with health professionals to achieve better outcomes for women


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