When cancer can't be cured

There are many types of cancer, and each type develops differently. Some cancer types cannot be cured.

It can be overwhelming to find out your cancer cannot be cured. However, there are often treatments that can slow the growth or manage the symptoms for months or even years.

What we do

We provide resources which may help you and your family make plans and decisions together.

Patient resources are also available in the information lounge located on level 1. Everyone is welcome to visit and speak to our friendly staff.


Information Lounge
Level 1
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
305 Grattan Street
Melbourne, 3000


Wellbeing Centre
Ph: 03 8559 6260