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People with cancer deserve better

Join us in calling on the NSW Government to provide more support to people with cancer experiencing financial hardship and emotional trauma.

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CanAct is an advocacy community across NSW with the passion and power to change what politicians do about cancer.

Past Achievements


An additional $100 million funding for palliative care


Chemotherapy co-payments for patients abolished


Improved sun protection for 600,000 children


More smoke-free areas than ever before


An extra $50 million funding for bowel cancer screening


The end of commercial solariums saving at least 10 lives per year

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Nicole Winram
Being a CanAct member gives me satisfaction that I am part of creating change for those whose lives are affected by cancer.Nicole Winram

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