Emotional Support Hotline – 1800 700 288 – Free-call Australia Wide
The Society offers confidential emotional support and practical assistance advise through its Emotional Support Helpline. Staffed by specially trained gynaecological cancer past-patients, the Helpline is available 9.00am – 5.00pm Monday to Friday (24 hours 7 days Emergency) to all gynaecological cancer patients, their carers and close family members.
By telephoning the free-call number 1800 700 288 from within Australia you will be placed in contact with one of our counsellors who is in your same age group has experienced the same type of gynae-cancer as you. These Counsellors are able to offer the type of emotional and practical support that can only come from the real-life experience of ‘having been there – done that’
Partners in need of emotional support are also encouraged to contact the Help-line. You have a very special part to play in the support and reinforcement of positive goals and attitudes. from time to time you may need backup and reinforcement as well.