Online Support

If you are affected by cancer and seeking support online, you've reached the right place.


With technology changing how many people affected by cancer are seeking information and support, the Cancer Council Online Community is a safe space for everyone affected by cancer.


Our community offers people newly diagnosed or living with cancer, people who have completed their treatment, as well as families, friends and carers, an opportunity to connect, share experiences and find information and support, safely.



This website is available 24x7, and is accessible from:

  • your mobile phone
  • tablet device
  • desktop computer or laptop

The Online Community is moderated by health professionals, employed by Cancer Council, to ensure a safe environment for everyone affected by cancer. To further protect your privacy, we encourage you to choose a nickname when you sign up.

We have many forums for you to post in, covering several areas for you to share your cancer experiences with others like you.


Post in the area that most resonates with you:

You may also like to visit our Blogs, which are a great way to share your personal cancer story and our Online Support Groups, or to explore our Information and Support section.


If you need any assistance with accessing or using the Online Community, please do not hesitate to contact us or visit the About the Community section in Information and Support.

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