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
February is Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cancer Awareness Month.
Bile Duct Cancer – also known as Biliary Cancer or Cholangiocarcinoma is considered a rare cancer with low survival rates and little recognition.
Have your say on treatments that matter to you
Patients and their families impacted by upper gastrointestinal (GI) cancers are invited to share their lived experience on two therapies that are listed in the upcoming Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC) meeting in March 2024.
Navigating the Festive Season
Has all the festive feasting got you feeling a little Bah-Humbug about the holiday season? You’re not alone. Food can bring up many challenges for someone with upper gastrointestinal cancer. We’re here with some tips to help put a little joy back into your world this festive season.