Services in the ACT

HeadsUp Australia Inc.
is a not-for-profit service specialising in headwear for women with hair loss. All women are supported -  those with hair loss from chemotherapy, permanent alopecia, surgery and radiation – as well ladies with hair. The trained volunteer team helps to sell a large variety of hats, wigs, turbans, berets, beanies, scarves and accessories to cater for all personalities.  In a private environment the team assists ladies to style headwear into a variety of ways as well as tying headscarves.

Contact details: Shop 2, 12-16 Hardwick Crescent, Holt ACT 2615

Phone: 02 6254 4403 or Sue 041 6227 595

 


Colleens
is an independent company, founded over 13 years ago, offering an extensive range of mastectomy bras, swimwear, active wear, breast forms, wigs, turbans and other post breast surgery Colleen'sproducts.

Contact details: 3/60 Dundas Court, Phillip ACT 2606

Phone: 6285 1311

 


 

In conjunction with other breast cancer groups and services – Bosom Buddies provides an ACT Breast Cancer Services and Support Directory. Bosom Buddies volunteers are currently updating this directory.  When complete it will provide current information on the services and support offered in the ACT including:

  • Medical Oncologists
  • Radiation Oncologists
  • Surgeons
  • Plastic Surgeons
  • ACT Specialist Breast Care Nurses
  • Support Services & Groups
  • Counsellors
  • Breast Prosthesis Providers
  • Wig Providers
  • Medical Centres
  • Library

When completed the directory will be available to the Hospital Visiting and Support Team, and will be loaded onto this website for all to access. (this page content will be added soon)