General information and resources for young people

Cancer and the experience of cancer is different for teenagers and young adults

If you are:

  • A young person diagnosed with cancer
  • The child, sibling, partner or friend of someone else diagnosed with cancer
  • Supporting a young person experiencing cancer

See below for information and resources that may help. Hard copies may also be available in the:

  • Youth Cancer Centre (Level 1, Peter Mac Melbourne)
  • Information Hub (Level 2D, Peter Mac Melbourne)

For more information, services and support for young people aged 15 to 25 diagnosed with cancer, visit the Victorian Adolescent & Young Adult (AYA) Cancer Service




Wellbeing Centre

Victorian AYA Cancer Service  

  • Phone: (03) 8559 6880