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Want to be a Peer Support Volunteer?

Applications close 27 May 2019.

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The Counterpart Navigator is a stepping stone to reliable cancer-related information.

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What is Peer Support?

How peer support can help.

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Counterpart: connecting, supporting and informing

Counterpart’s unique model connects, supports and informs women living with breast or a gynaecological cancer to live well, whatever that means to them. Trained Peer Support Volunteers with a lived experience of cancer provide understanding and a listening ear, as well as emotional and practical support. Our peer support is supplemented by a range of information resources and well being sessions with qualified health professionals that complement the medical system and other cancer support services. Read more about our services

Counterpart News

11 Apr 2019

Heading out around Melbourne and Victoria

Our first program of events for 2019 included six sessions held in different locations around metropolitan Melbourne. These have been a huge success with events filling up quickly and getting lots of positive feedback from women who attend.
Increasing access
Many women tell us that distance is the biggest barrier to attending events. Thanks to additional funding from the Victorian Government,…

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