More women need to be diagnosed in the early stage of ovarian cancer when treatment has a much higher success rate. With early detection difficult it is important that all women are aware of the symptoms of ovarian cancer.
Our purpose is to support those suffering with ovarian, gynaecological and other cancers. We do this by build fundraising initiatives and awareness and giving financial assistance. We act as a symbol of hope to those living with cancer.
Our goal is to provide much needed financial assistance and support to individual families and health services across Newcastle and the Hunter Region. With a long term goal of helping across Australia.
for women and their families to help remove some stress and enable more quality time with family.
Our aim is to help buy patient equipment for hospitals particularly for those women without private medical funding.
To support a range of affilitated programs such as Indigenous Pallative Care to ensure our funds are used in the best possible way.
A percentage of our funding will go towards cancer research and research for early detection of ovarian cancer.
We're looking for stars to help promote our fundraising events. Get involved in our February share a meal4teal.
Fundraise with your own meal4teal event in February 2016. Invite friends to bring a dish and have a fundraising party.
Please share our events and purpose to help raise awareness and much needed help.
two out of three womend diagnosed with ovarian cancer will die. *
Approximately 75% of women are diagnosed at an advanced stage, where ovarian cancer is difficult to treat successfully.
An 80% chance of being alive and well after five years if ovarian cancer is diagnosed at an early stage.