Cancer Care Services Link

Family - Ability to Have Children

Cancer Council - Talking about fertility

Talking about fertility.
Phone: 13 11 20      

CanTeen

Just because you have had treatment for cancer doesnt mean you will have problems with fertility - but this is something you need to think about if you are about to start treatment, and may want to have a family in the future. This site will explain some of the fertility options available to you before and after treatment.
Toll Free: 1800 835 932

Family planning NSW

Provides a range of sexual and reproductive health clinical services, community education programs, professional training and research.
Phone: 1300 658 886      

Family planning Victoria

Provides a range of sexual and reproductive health clinical services, community education programs, professional training and research.
Toll Free: 1800 013 952

Peter Mac OnTrac

ONTrac at Peter Mac has a broad range of psychosocial support staff accessible to young people, their parents, partners and peers. There are psychologists, social workers and family counsellors, music & art therapists. They provide a range of services including fertility and sexual health advice.
Phone: (03) 9656 1744      

The Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne

Sperm banking is performed for couples having IVF treatment, prior to vasectomy or for younger men who are about to undergo cancer treatment which can have detrimental effects on sperm production.
*Sperm banking must occur prior to chemo or radiotherapy treatment.
Phone: (03) 8345 3992      

The Royal Women's Hospital

Cancer treatments have the potential to affect fertility. It's important to understand how and why this happens before you begin your treatment.
Phone: (03) 8345 2000      
For information and support, call a cancer nurse on 13 11 20. To use an interpreter call 13 14 50. You can also email askanurse@cancervic.org.au or visit www.cancervic.org.au.
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