Dramatically improving survival and support for upper gastrointestinal cancers
We are the leading organisation inspiring hope, raising awareness, supporting families and funding research for upper gastrointestinal (GI) cancers. With one of the lowest survival rates out of all the major cancers, it’s our mission to improve survival and support for Australians diagnosed with pancreatic, liver, stomach, biliary and oesophageal cancers – from the point of diagnosis to treatment and beyond.
How can we help?
A cancer diagnosis can come as a terrible shock, but we’re here to help you every step of the way. Learn more about how to manage living with pancreatic, liver, stomach, biliary or oesophageal cancer.
Meet others living with upper GI cancers in a supportive environment. Our PanSupport groups discuss a range of topics, including symptom management, treatments and emotional wellbeing.
Our friendly team are dedicated specialists in upper gastrointestinal (GI) cancer care and are available to support you and your family in a variety of ways on your cancer journey.
ARTICLES, NEWS & EVENTS
New PBAC application supports immunotherapy treatment for oesophageal and gastro-oesophageal junction cancers
Pancare is supporting Bristol Meyers Squibb in their application to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC) for the funding of Nivolumab, an immunotherapy for the treatment of oesophageal or gastro-oesophageal junction cancer under the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS).
How to safely access polling booths and vote if you are unwell
With the 2022 federal election around the corner, we want to help our patients and carers understand how they can participate in voting safely whether they are well or unwell, at home or in a health care facility.