Improving the experience for all those affected by cancer in our region
BSWRICS Annual Report
The BSWRICS 2020-2021 Annual Report highlights the range of initiatives undertaken by BSWRICS in partnership with our regional stakeholders over the past year.
To access previous BSWRICS Annual Reports, click on the button below. Then select 'BSWRICS'.
BSWRICS Annual Forum 2021 - High quality care close to home in the Barwon South West region
BSWRICS' Annual Forum was held on 14 October 2021 and featured presentations on robotic surgery, group psycho-oncology therapy and palliative care in the home.
To view the recording of the forum, please email BSWRICS Administration.
As part of the work in strengthening the workforce in Oncology, a series of educational webinars have been designed, with specific focus on physical therapy skills for working with people with bone metastases, and people with lung cancer, and communication skills around discussing sexuality and intimacy with people impacted by cancer. Presented by a range of academic experts, the webinars are being hosted from October 2020-February 2022 and provide oncology clinicians with opportunities to refresh and update skills in these aspects of care.
Can-EX: Great South Coast Community Cancer Expo
Can-EX, a free one-day support and information event, was held on Saturday 13 November 2021.
The event, for people affected by cancer, families and friends, health professionals and the wider Great South Coast community, was an opportunity to learn more about cancer, dispel some fears and myths and raise awareness of the services available in the region.
A recording of Can-EX 2021 is available via the Can-EX website.
The Victorian Integrated Cancer Services are supported by the Victorian Government
The Victorian Integrated Cancer Services acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the Traditional Custodians of the land and acknowledges and pays respect to their Elders, past and present.
We are committed to safe and inclusive work places, policies and services for people of LGBTIQ communities and their families.