Here we take you through a step by step process of helping you to assess, understand and reduce your risk of breast and ovarian cancer.
The Pink Hope online assessment tool will help you determine your risk of developing breast and ovarian cancer based on your family health history.
Learning about breast and ovarian cancer and the risk factors associated with these cancers is crucial to being able to take control of your health.
Learn the steps you need to take... to be in control of your breast and ovarian health.
For optimal women’s health we should all find the right health professionals that we feel comfortable with and trust. Your health professionals should listen to your questions, address your concerns and provide clear recommendations.
Collecting your family and personal health history is an important step in understanding your personal risk of cancer.
At least 10-15% of breast and ovarian cancer are thought to be the result of inheriting a faulty gene from either your mother’s or father’s side of the family.
Understanding your own individual risk of cancer, gives you an opportunity to equip yourself with lifesaving information.
Learn about the ways that you can reduce your risk of breast and ovarian cancer.
Family cancer clinics provide counselling and information for families with a history of cancer on and are located throughout Australia.
Lifestyle factors are known to impact overall health and wellbeing.
Although breast cancer in men is less common it is still important for men to assess, understand and manage their risk too.
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There is no one better to give support and advice than someone who has been there.
Pink Hope provides personalised support to the community to help them better understand their risk of breast and ovarian cancer, while ensuring the services we provide makes the increased risk journey easier to navigate.
Pink Hope’s peer support programs offer increased risk women the opportunity to connect with other increased risk women in a safe and supportive environment either online or by telephone.
Learn about genes, genetic counselling and testing.
Helping families to MAKE INFORMED CHOICES when it comes to genetic testing.
The Prevention Hub is a partnership between Pink Hope and Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre. The Prevention Hub includes a Genetic Counsellor and Programs Manager who will be located at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre. The partnership aims to help all Australians assess and manage their risk of hereditary breast and ovarian cancer and provide enhanced services and programs to the high risk community.
Pink Hope has developed unique resources for the increased risk community from what questions to ask your doctor to tailored tips and advice direct from our increased risk community.
Pink Hope’s Education and Health Days will consist of events for those at increased risk of breast and ovarian cancer who want to learn more about how to manage their risk. There will also be events for those wanting to learn more about how to assess their risk of hereditary breast and ovarian cancer. The events will features expert speakers providing information and research, question and answer panels and personal stories.
Pink Hope is a preventative health organisation working to ensure every individual can assess, manage and reduce their risk of breast and ovarian cancer, while providing personalised support for at risk women.
Learn about Pink Hope's life saving mission and the importance of the work we are doing.
Our organisation brings education, awareness and support to thousands of Australian's who previously may not have assessed or understood their potential risk of breast and ovarian cancer.
The Bonnie Rose Project is a Pink Hope fund that has been established to invest in the most innovative research to ensure the best chance of changing the future for the next generation at risk of breast and ovarian cancer.
Learn more about Pink Hope's programs, support services and educational campaigns, find out how you can get involved today.
Pink Hope is leading the charge and making a big impact because of the passionate and committed people we have involved in our organisation. Their dedication shines through in our ability to utilise limited funding and achieve so much.
Our organisation has some of the most inspiring friends. From key influencers who are involved in our campaigns and promoting our organisation to global alliances we have built with leading charities around the globe.
Pink Hope wants to always be as transparent as possible with how all funding is utilised and the impact it has.
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