Metastatic breast cancer resources
Many women with metastatic breast cancer have suggested books, brochures, websites and other resources that they found useful and would recommend to others. Most of these recommendations are listed in Hope & Hurdles, as well as within the pages under the Metastatic breast cancer section of this website. Here are some other key BCNA resources that you may find useful.
Magazine: The Inside Story
Quarterly supplement to The Beacon for people with metastatic breast cancer. Read The Inside Story online now (PDF).
Booklet: When someone close to you has metastatic breast cancer
This booklet is designed to help partners, family members, friends or colleagues support someone who has been diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer. Download When someone close to you has metastatic breast cancer (PDF)
Fact sheet: Tax free superannuation payments for people with a terminal illness
This fact sheet provides up-to-date and straightforward information to assist you in making the decision to access your superannuation early. Download Tax free superannuation payments for people with a terminal illness (PDF).
Fact sheet: Travel insurance for women with metastatic breast cancer
Provides information on the most common questions you might have about obtaining travel insurance. Download Travel insurance for women with metastatic breast cancer (PDF).
Understanding metastatic breast cancer: a comic for children aged 8-12 years of age.
The Medikidz superhero characters take two children on an adventure through the human body to learn about what happens after a metastatic breast cancer diagnosis. You can order Understanding metastatic breast cancer as a free, hard-copy comic that will be sent by mail.