Peter Mac Cancer School

These videos have been developed in partnership with patients and carers to help you understand what cancer is, what might happen in a cancer journey, how to access supports and services at Peter Mac, ways to support your mental health and support for carers.

Hear stories from our patients and carers who share their experiences and things they have learnt during their cancer journey that might help you.

What is cancer?

This video will help you to understand new terminology, what cancer is, how it starts and how it’s treated.

Navigating and finding your way

This video will help you to understand what might happen first in the cancer journey, who can help you, who is in your treating team and where to access information and support.

Supporting your mental health

This video includes some of the challenges you may face when diagnosed with cancer, strategies and support services to help you.

Supporting the carer

This video includes information for carers, including what might help you care for someone with cancer, how to care for yourself, supports available and where to connect with other carers.