Cancer and COVID-19 Podcasts

Information and support for uncertain times

If you are affected by cancer, what does the COVID-19 pandemic mean for you? Should you delay tests and treatment? How can you still get support from those around you? And where can you turn if you need more information or support? Listen now to Cancer and COVID-19 and hear Cancer Council’s health professionals discuss these questions and more.

You can also listen on your smartphone or tablet (see our video and step-by-step instructions).

For more great discussions about cancer, listen to our other podcast series The Thing About Cancer.

To read more about cancer and COVID-19, visit our COVID-19 information and support page.


Episodes – listen now

Coping with Isolation and Cancer during COVID-19

What does social distancing mean for people affected by cancer? How can you stay connected with your support circle? Yvonne King from Cancer Council’s 13 11 20 Information and Support service discusses how you can feel less isolated.

Telehealth for Cancer

What is telehealth and when is it being used for cancer care? Karen Robinson from Cancer Council’s 13 11 20 Information and Support service explains how you can get the most out of your telehealth appointments.

Cancer Treatment during COVID-19

How will the COVID-19 pandemic affect your cancer treatment? Brenda Clasquin from Cancer Council’s 13 11 20 Information and Support service talks about what has changed and how you can stay safe.

COVID-19 and cancer: What's your experience?

We are conducting a study about the impact of COVID-19 on people affected by cancer and healthcare workers in Australia.

Please click below to find out more and complete our short online survey (approx. 15 mins).

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