Helping those diagnosed with breast cancer to find the support when they need it most.

Bosom Buddies ACT has actively supported people diagnosed with breast cancer in the ACT and surrounding NSW region for nearly 30 years.  We provide a community, support and resources to help you or your loved one on this journey.

A community united in a common purpose.

Established in 1995 by Shirley Fitzgeral to support a friend; Bosom Buddies ACT has continued to support people and their loved ones in Canberra and the surrounding NSW region diagnosed with breast cancer for nearly 30 years. 

Bosom Buddies ACT Inc. is a not-for-profit organisation of volunteers, the majority of whom are breast cancer survivors, who are drawn together with a common purpose; to provide on the ground support to offer peer support, programs and services that help people diagnosed with breast cancer in the community.

Support when you need it

Bosom Buddies ACT provides the following support services and resources  to help you navigate treatment, recovery and life after breast cancer:

Peer Support

Buddy Bags

Support Groups

Information Sessions

Attend or book a breast awareness or information session with one of our volunteer facilitators

Oncology Packs



Be directed to a range of service providers and organisations for further information.

Our Supporters: