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Support Groups

Cancer support groups and services provide those affected by cancer an opportunity to meet and discuss their journey in a supportive environment. Support groups allow people to connect with others affected by cancer, discuss the impacts of their journey, and seek social and emotional support from each other. Groups are often formed for specific cancer types or based on regional locations.

Below is a list of groups and services which may be able to help. The group/services listed are those that we are aware of, and may not include every one available in the Grampians Region. If you know of a group/service that can be included on this page, please contact us at gics6008d8d0033f3bhs6008d8d003431org6008d8d003431au


Ararat Breast Cancer Support Group

Ararat Prostate Cancer Support Group

Contact - Mervyn Fox  Ph: 0419 321 503
Meetings held at Ararat RSL 12 midday
3rd Wednesday bi-monthly (Jan, March, May, July, Sept and November)
Light meal available if desired


Avoca Breast Cancer Support Group

Bacchus Marsh

Bacchus Marsh Pink Silhouettes


Ballan Cancer Support Group


Ballarat Breast Cancer Support Group

Ballarat Cancer Support Group - Click here for more information

Ballarat Lymphoedema Support Group

Ballarat Prostate Cancer Support Group

Meetings held at Wellness Centre, Ballarat Regional Integrated Cancer Centre (BRICC)

Cnr Sturt & Drummond Streets, Ballarat VIC 3350 

Contact: Michael Bird (Secretary) on 5341 3475 / 0439 845 577 or email Michael

Blood Cancer Support Group - Contact Sarah Corfe Ph: 5320 8677

Click here for further information on blood cancers 

Cancer Chics Cuppa & Chat

1st Thursday of month @ 1.30pm - Ballarat Regional Integrated Cancer Centre (BRICC)

Cnr. Sturt & Drummond Streets, Ballarat

For more information call Sally or Vicki on 0419 308 652 / 0437 796 308

Ovarian Cancer Awareness Ballarat

Support 4 Cancer - 13 Errard Street Nth, Ballarat 

For more information call Colleen on 5332 8900 / 0409 049 157


Daylesford Breast Cancer Support Group


Horsham and District Cancer Friendship Group 
3rd Tuesday of the month @10.00am
Rehab lounge - Arapiles building 
Wimmera Health Care Group
For more information contact Frankie Blake on 5381 9242 / 5381 9333

Wimmera Breast Cancer Support Group

Wimmera Prostate Cancer Support Group


Maryborough Breast Cancer Support Group


Stawell Breast Cancer Support Group