HeadsUp Australia Inc.

HeadsUp specialises in headwear for women with hair loss.  The trained volunteer team helps to sell a large variety of hats, wigs, turbans, berets, beanies, scarves and accessories. The team assists ladies to style headwear into a variety of ways as well as tying headscarves.

Shop 2, 12-16 Hardwick Crescent, Holt ACT 2615

02 6254 4403



Colleens offers an extensive range of mastectomy bras, swimwear, active wear, breast forms, wigs, turbans and other post breast surgery products.

Shop 6, 20-22 Garran Place, Garran

Calare Building, 103 Kendal Street, Cowra

02 6285 1311


Rise Above

Rise Above – Capital Region Cancer Relief, provides financial assistance and support to cancer patients and family residing with them within the ACT, Queanbeyan and surrounds. Provision of the financial assistance specifically addresses the cancer patient’s medical prognosis/treatment program.  Each case is treated on its merits at the time of application.


Breast Cancer Network Australia

(BCNA) works to ensure that women diagnosed with breast cancer, and their families, receive the very best information, treatment, care and support possible via their online tool My Journey.  Also available, information for men with breast cancer.


Otis Foundation

Otis Foundation provides retreat accommodation at no cost to anyone dealing with the challenges of breast cancer. Relax, reconnect and regroup. Friends, family and partners are also welcome.


Look Good, Feel Better

A fun two-hour program to help us look our best.

Free of charge to women undergoing chemotherapy or radiology.


Cancer Council ACT

Working to reduce the impact of cancer in the ACT region through: information and support line; free booklets; directory of services; wig service; support groups; education programs and legal, financial and employment support



CanTeen support young people between the age of 12-25 years affected by cancer, whether they are a patient themselves or they have a family member receiving cancer treatment.


BreastScreen ACT

BreastScreen ACT is part of a national population breast screening program that is aimed at increasing early breast cancer detection and thereby increasing survival rates.


National Breast Cancer Foundation

National Breast Cancer Foundation is the leading community-funded organisation in Australia raising money for research into the prevention and cure of breast cancer.


Cancer Australia

Cancer Australia is a national government agency working to reduce the impact of cancer and improve the well-being of those diagnosed by ensuring that evidence informs cancer prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment and supportive care.



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