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Breast cancer information in plain English

Are you looking for breast cancer information and resources in easy-to-read English?

Breast Cancer Network Australia (BCNA) has a series of booklets and audio files about breast cancer for people who prefer to receive information in plain English.

Breast cancer booklets and audio files in plain English

The following booklets are written in easy-to-read English. Simply click on the links to download and read the booklets. You can also listen to breast cancer information by clicking on the audio buttons.

  • About breast cancer

Read (PDF)

Listen (Audio file)

  • Breast cancer treatments

Read (PDF)

Listen (Audio file)

  • Messages of hope and support

Read (PDF)

Listen (Audio file)

  • Support that may help

Read (PDF)

Listen (Audio file)

Breast cancer print material in plain English

If you would like a printed copy of the above breast cancer resources, you can order them for free by calling Breast Cancer Network Australia on 1800 500 258. If you need an interpreter, please phone 13 14 50.

You can order Plain English resources when you order the My Journey Kit.

Select the language spoken at home and a bilingual resources tick box will appear under 'Additional resources'. You can also order on behalf of a friend or family member. 

If you just want to order the Easy English resources alone, please go to the Order BCNA information booklets page. 

More information

Other organisations also have useful information for women and men who have been diagnosed with cancer. Click on the links below to access this information.