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Cancer research resources

CureSearch for Children's Cancer
CureSearch funds research into children’s cancer, and provides resources to all those affected by it—including patients, families, physicians, health advisers etc.
Visit www.curesearch.org

Telethon Institute for Child Health Research
Dedicated to the prevention of childhood diseases and disability, the Institute's success stems from its innovative approach in bringing together researchers from different fields to tackle major issues in child health and wellbeing.
Visit www.ichr.uwa.edu.au

Cancer Council WA
The Cancer Council Western Australia aims to minimise the incidence and impact of cancer on our community through advocacy, research, education and support for people affected by cancer.
Visit www.cancerwa.asn.au

Research into Sarcoma

Sock It To Sarcoma
This charity was set up in memory of Abbie Basson who died from Ewing's Sarcoma at the age of 17. The charity works with Hollywood Private Hospital Research Foundation to provide scholarships for sarcoma research as well as awareness raising in the community about sarcomas.
Visit sockittosarcoma.org.au

Rainbows for Kate
Rainbows for Kate raises money for research into Sarcoma cancers.
Visit www.rainbowsforkate.com.au

Australasian Sarcoma Study Group (ASSG)
The ASSG is a clinical research cooperative group set up by about 70 clinicians, mostly surgeons in 2007. It aims to improve outcomes for Sarcoma and related tumours in the Australian community by undertaking international basic, translational, clinical and supportive care research.
Visit www.australiansarcomagroup.org