Cancer, COVID & You Survey
Cancer Council Victoria, in partnership with The Daffodil Centre, is undertaking research to understand the impact of COVID-19 on people affected by cancer. This includes the emotional impact, treatment changes, the cost of cancer and hospital visitor restrictions.
If you were diagnosed with cancer, or cared for someone with cancer, during the COVID-19 pandemic, we want to hear from you.
HRICS Annual Forum 2021
The HRICS Annual Forum was held on Monday 22nd November 2021 in a virtual format due to covid-19 restrictions. The forum brought together stakeholders from across the Hume region to celebrate the accomplishments of cancer services in the past year. There were presentations by the regions’ clinical directors, Dr Craig Underhill and Dr Javier Torres, as well as a presentation by Liz Ibrom and Catriona Rogash. It also featured a video of the challenges of COVID created by the Wellness Centre users.
Cancer Wellness Programs
Transitioning cancer patients from community rehab to supported self-management in the community.
The Community Cancer Exercise program was established at Primary Care Connect community health service in collaboration with HRICS and GV Health. The program also allows patients to continue their cancer wellness and exercise in a supported community setting.