The Cancer Council

Help to fight against cancer

How does this charity help?

This charity aims to detect and help people quit smoking, protect themselves from the sun, eat healthier foods and engage in physical activities to avoid cancerous diseases.

How can people help this charity?

. Volunteer to help out

. Donate money

. Protect your skin from the sun so you don't get skin cancer

What is their latest project?

Their latest project is to find answers about why cells turn cancerous, how cancer grows and how we can attack it.

Interesting Facts

. You can get cancer even if you don't eat your fruits and vegetables.

. About 61,000 Australian lives have been saved by the improvements of the cancer council over the past 20 years.

. The most common cancers are prostate, colorectal, breast, melanoma and lung cancer.