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195 Glen Osmond Road, Frewville

Dear Valued Member of the Cancer Care Centre Community, We are pleased to finally announce that the Cancer Care Centre Board have secured our new premises … Our new residence is at: 195 Glen Osmond Road, Frewville SA 5063 The Centre will be back open on Monday the 4th January 2021, at 9:30am. Look forwardContinue Reading

Centre Now Open Following LockdownCentre Now Open Following Lockdown

Dear Valued Member of the Cancer Care Centre Community, We are happy to inform you that the Cancer Care Centre is now open for business after our short COVID-19 lockdown period. We continue to ever vigilant with social distancing, hand sanitizing and cleaning of the Centre. There are still limitations on the number of peopleContinue Reading

Introducing Karen AdesIntroducing Karen Ades

New Acupuncturist – Karen Ades We would like to welcome Karen to our Cancer Care Centre team, Karen has been practising Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine for 18 years. Karen obtained her degree from the University of Technology, Sydney and then practised and lived in Sydney until her return to Adelaide in 2017. Her clinical experienceContinue Reading

I’m In The Pink Fundraiser – CANCELLEDI’m In The Pink Fundraiser – CANCELLED

FUNDRAISER CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS Twenty-five years ago Antonietta Zanon came to the Cancer Care Centre for support whilst going through Breast Cancer treatment. To commemorate her 25 years of being Cancer free Anoinietta wanted to give back to the Centre and is the driving force of this fundraiser! Together we have planned aContinue Reading

Cancer Care Centre – Its Business As Usual!Cancer Care Centre – Its Business As Usual!

As you may have seen, the Cancer Care Centre was featured in a story on the ABC News on Tuesday 11th February 2020. The story was introduced as Australian charities were seeing a major decline in their funds due to generous donations made to those affected by Australia’s recent bushfires. In particular the report discussContinue Reading

Christmas Raffle – get your tickets nowChristmas Raffle – get your tickets now

Get your tickets today! 1st Prize $495 Family Photo Shoot (10 photos on USB) Thanks to Ann-Marie Ashley Photography 2nd Prize $290 1 Hour Gardening Design Consultation Thanks to Mathew O’Grady Landscape Design 3rd Prize $150 Manning Sculptures – Pear Sculpture Thanks to Manning Sculptures 4th & 5th Prize $120 Mixed Dozen Bottles from CaudoContinue Reading


Professor Simon C. Barry, Ph.D. Head, Molecular Immunology Group Robinson Research Institute Member, RRI Executive Theme Leader, Healthy Adolescents and Children Simon’s research and publications are detailed at the The University of Adelaide web site

AGM 2019AGM 2019

The Association’s Annual General Meeting will be held on Wednesday 25th September, 2019 at 76 Edmund Avenue, Unley at 7pm. Please find below our meeting agenda. The evening will be followed by light refreshments. For catering purposes only, an RSVP would be appreciated. Agenda Welcome Kaurna Acknowledgement Apologies Any other business to be placed onContinue Reading

Tara’s HairTara’s Hair

Tara, the sixteen year old niece of our resident reiki practitioner, has decided to have her long hair cut off as a way of raising money for the Centre. Please support her by making a donation via this GoFundMe link. As you can see here, her hair is very long so this will be aContinue Reading

Pancare Australia meetingsPancare Australia meetings

Bi-monthly on Tuesday

Pancare Foundation’s Community Care Program supports patients with pancreatic cancer and their families from the point of diagnosis through to recovery or bereavement. When: Bi Monthly Time: 11am to 1pm Location: Cancer Care Centre Cost: No Charge Please contact Sonia Mursec to attend the next meeting at or by phone 0434 313 593

Massage – OncologyMassage – Oncology

Monthly, Friday afternoons

Therapist: Vicki When: Monthly, Friday afternoons Cost: Members $40; Non-Members $85


Fortnightly, Monday afternoons

Therapist: Trudi When: Fortnightly, Monday afternoons Cost: Members $40; Non-Members $85

Christmas AppealChristmas Appeal

Christmas Appeal Please help us to achieve our target of $5000 by donating here …

January Centre Quiet TimeJanuary Centre Quiet Time

OPEN 10 am to 2pm only for the month of January! For the month of January, the Cancer Care Centre will be having a “Quiet Time” where we will only be open from 10am to 2pm Monday to Friday. Our normal hours will resume on the 4th February 2019.

Carer’s Support GroupCarer’s Support Group

1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month

This group is open to all families, friends and carers who are supporting anyone navigating their cancer journey. It aims to be a confidential and safe place whereby you can be heard and understood by empathetic people, without being judged. Hopefully sharing your experience with others going through a similar journey will result in developingContinue Reading

Jazz & Blues AfternoonJazz & Blues Afternoon

The Cancer Care Centre is holding a Jazz & Blues afternoon and Open Day of the Centre, to create awareness of the Centre and raise vitally needed funds for the centre to operate. Details: Date: 8th December Time: 2pm – 5pm Bands: Unley High School Jazz Combo/ Phat stuff Jazz Band/ The Fleurieu Blues BreakersContinue Reading

Prostate Cancer Awareness MonthProstate Cancer Awareness Month

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month and Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (PCFA) is asking Australia to get involved and help create awareness and raise the much-needed funds to help in the fight against prostate cancer. Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in men in Australia with almost 20,000 diagnoses and close toContinue Reading

New: Tulsi TeaNew: Tulsi Tea

Now Selling: Tulsi Tea at $6 per box at the centre! Tulsi has been traditionally used for its ability to support a healthy response to stress, natural detoxification, boosting immunity, increasing stamina, endurance & energy as well as restoring balance & harmony in the body. “Daily consumption of tulsi is said to…promote general health, wellbeingContinue Reading

Thank you for your support!Thank you for your support!

ROUND OF APPLAUSE!!! Thank you to all those who donated to Dry July this year for the Cancer Care Centre Inc. We raised $1,419.35! BIG thank you to all our wonderful participants: Therese Covington Angie Simmons Jarmyn Alice Scott Cheronn Cleghorn Rebecca Sheppard.

Congratulations Jane and Jenny!Congratulations Jane and Jenny!

Congratulations Jane and Jenny! The Cancer Care Centre would like to say a big massive “Thank you” to Jane and Jenny for their amazing commitment and support in raising $10,000 for the Cancer Care Centre, we have been following their progress through their journey and their ride to Cambodia is now complete! “Well Jane andContinue Reading