Canberra Region Cancer Centre

The Canberra Region Cancer Centre (CRCC) provides various services to patients and their carers suffering with cancer and other related illnesses in the ACT and surrounding NSW region.

Canberra Region Cancer Centre

The Canberra Region Cancer Centre (CRCC) provides various services to patients and their carers suffering with cancer and other related illnesses in the ACT and surrounding NSW region.

We understand that facing a cancer diagnosis and treatment can be a challenge physically, mentally and emotionally.

Our staff are passionate about delivering exceptional care to all people living with cancer.

We are committed to making things easier by providing quality care and support to our patients, their families and carers at every stage of their journey.

The services we offer operate through a multi-disciplinary approach to health treatment and support. This ensures our care and services remain:

  • patient-centred
  • efficient and flexible
  • accessible and respective of cultures
  • safe and high quality
  • integrated and collaborative

For more information, please contact us on 02 5124 8444.

Please see the links below for our visiting hours:

CRCC Resource Centre

CRCC has an extensive collection of education material for patients, their families and carers. You can access these at the Resource Centre on Level 2.

These resources provide you with reliable information about your illness and can help you find the appropriate support services to assist you throughout your journey.

Online Resources

Please see the links below for useful information and advice.

Principal Organisations

Wellbeing Organisations

Support

Grief Specialists

International Sites

Cancer Research Sites

Volunteers

CRCC volunteers work with staff to deliver your care. Our programs offer a variety of services, including:

  • familiarisation tours
  • massage and complimentary therapies
  • meal services for patients during treatment
  • inpatient and carer support
  • Radiation Oncology support for patients and carers
  • Information and support group development

Please contact us on (02) 5124 8444 and ask to speak with the Volunteer Coordinator if you would like to help out.

Support groups and networks

Please see the links below for information on local and regional cancer support groups and networks.

World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day is an opportunity to reduce the impact of cancer on the community. Please join us at the Canberra Region Cancer Centre on Tuesday 4 February for a series of talks, tours and activities to mark World Cancer Day.

7:30am

World Cancer Day Breakfast
Genevieve Jacobs is chairing a panel of patients and clinicians who will discuss the challenges and opportunities of living with cancer.
Hellenic Club, Woden - $35 a ticket
To book call Canberra Hospital Foundation on 5124 3542 or email amy.m.agius@act.gov.au

9:30am

Getting what you need from health services
Presentation by Health Care Consumers’ Association
Conference room 1, Level 1, Canberra Region Cancer Centre

9am, 10am and 11am

Tours of the new linear accelerator
Meet at the main reception desk in Radiation Oncology

10:30am

Mindfulness is for everyone
An information and guided mindfulness session
Conference room 1, Level 1, Canberra Region Cancer Centre

11am

Meet Hazel our Delta Dog
Canberra Region Cancer Centre main foyer

All day

ACT Cancer Council and Breast Screen Australia information stall
Canberra Hospital main foyer

All day

Information stalls, support groups, health promotions and cancer support services
Canberra Region Cancer Centre main foyer

Street Address
Garran ACT 2605
Page last updated on: 20 Jan 2020