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Trusts and Foundations Senior Coordinator

Are you looking for a diverse hands-on role in a supportive team? Use your creatively skills, negotiation and project management skills to make a difference in the lives of Queenslanders. This opportunity is a full-time contract for 2 years located in Fortitude Valley. About us Medical research has successfully beaten most disease – it will…

Live Well, Be Well Radio – 27 August

Live well be well

Listen back to our 27 August #livewellbewell radio show! Finder.com.au shares top tips for spring property sellers, tweens2teen chats reinventing yourself through the different seasons of life, we score a zucchini slice recipe & chat with bmag about the homework vs. no homework debate! Listen to the latest Live Well, Be Well radio podcast with…

System Administrator

Are you looking for a diverse hands-on role in a supportive team? Use your system administration skills and experience to make a difference in the lives of Queenslanders. This opportunity is a full-time contract for up to 12 months located in Fortitude Valley. About us Medical research has successfully beaten most disease – it will beat…

New data: more than 8 out of 10 childhood cancer survivors struggle with health problems later in life

New data reveals that over 81 per cent of childhood cancer survivors develop at least one life-changing mental or physical health issue after cancer treatment received as a child1 Late physical effects include heart disease, obesity and osteoporosis. Many survivors also experience serious psychological late effects, with almost 50 per cent of survivors reporting anxiety…

Corporate Relations Manager

This is an exciting opportunity to join a high performing fundraising team! Use your excellent relationship bulding skills and experience to make a difference in the lives of Queenslanders. This opportunity is a full-time, maternity leave cover contract for up to 12 months located in Fortitude Valley. About us Medical research has successfully beaten most disease –…

A day in the life of an Admin Volunteer

Every Wednesday, volunteer Lynn Nock leads a team of hard-working admin volunteers in Cancer Council Queensland’s Fortitude Valley office. Handling both incoming and outgoing material, her team are one of five in the Brisbane office who provide essential assistance to the whole organisation. Starting at 9am, Lynn’s team begin their day by handling all incoming…

Regional women bridge the breast reconstruction divide

Increasing proportions of regional Queensland women who had a mastectomy after breast cancer are undergoing reconstructive surgery, bridging a historical divide between the city and the country. Geographic distance has long been a barrier discouraging some regional Queensland women from seeking reconstructive surgery after a mastectomy. The joint Cancer Council and Mater Medical Centre study,…

Daffodil Day – 30 years strong

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This month Cancer Council is celebrating 30 years of Daffodil Day – that’s 30 years of painting Queensland yellow to grow hope for a cancer free future. With the help and support of our volunteers we hope to raise $1.5 million throughout August for our work in cancer control – with the official day held on Friday, August 26.