Information Sessions

Cancer Council Queensland offers a range of information sessions throughout the year, in locations across the state. These sessions are conducted in a supported group environment for people affected by cancer, their carers, partners, friends and families.

Presentations from experienced health professionals cover general information on cancer, treatment options available, survivorship, healthy living, coping tools and support services available.

To access recordings from previous information sessions, to view our podcasts, or listen to our audio files visit our Community Resources or Podcasts & Audio Files

If would like further information about information sessions, email communitysupportservices@cancerqld.org.au or phone Cancer Council 13 11 20.

Interested in our Mindfulness Programs or Relaxation Workshops? Please go to our pages on Mindfulness Programs or Relaxation Workshops

Are you a Health Professional? Join our Health Professional Cancer Network or visit the Health Professional Education page for information on the upcoming information sessions.

Upcoming Community Information Sessions

New sessions are added throughout the year, so be sure to check back regularly.

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If you need further information, please phone Cancer Council 13 11 20.

Introduction to Relaxation - Brisbane

Registration ends Monday October 28, 2019

Do you want to reduce stress in your life, and learn simple ways to relax? Join us for a free Introduction to Relaxation session.

Many people facing cancer say that learning ways to manage stress helps them cope with their experience.

These skills can also be useful for managing other stressful situations, such as work and the challenges of daily life.

For more information see the event flyer


Introduction to Relaxation - Webinar

  • Venue: Online
  • Region: Join via your computer, tablet or smartphone, QLD
  • When: 10am - 11am
Registration ends Monday October 28, 2019

Do you want to reduce stress in your life, and learn simple ways to relax? Join us for a free Introduction to Relaxation Webinar.

Many people facing cancer say that learning ways to manage stress helps them cope with their experience.

These skills can also be useful for managing other stressful situations, such as work and the challenges of daily life.

For more information see the event flyer


Introduction to Relaxation - Townsville

Registration ends Monday October 28, 2019

Do you want to reduce stress in your life, and learn simple ways to relax? Join us for a free Introduction to Relaxation session.

Many people facing cancer say that learning ways to manage stress helps them cope with their experience.

These skills can also be useful for managing other stressful situations, such as work and the challenges of daily life.

For more information see the event flyer


Treatment's finished...What now?

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Registration ends November 19, 2019

Join us for this free session about adjustment and coping after treatment. The session is for patients, family and friends.

For more information, see the event flyer


Introduction to Mindfulness - Webinar

  • Venue: Online
  • Region: Join via your computer, tablet or smartphone, QLD
  • When: 10am-11am
Registration ends Monday November 25, 2019

Join us for a free one hour webinar for people affected by cancer, their families and friends.

The session will provide an overview of mindfulness. It will give you some simple practices that can help you to be more present in your life.

For more information see the event flyer


Introduction to Mindfulness - Brisbane

Registration ends Monday November 25, 2019

Join us for a free one hour session for people affected by cancer, their families and friends.

The session will provide an overview of mindfulness. It will give you some simple practices that can help you to be more present in your life.

For more information see the event flyer


Introduction to Mindfulness - Townsville

Registration ends Monday November 25, 2019

Join us for a free one hour session for people affected by cancer, their families and friends.

The session will provide an overview of mindfulness. It will give you some simple practices that can help you to be more present in your life.

For more information see the event flyer