Cancer Council Queensland (CCQ)
is committed to providing all Queenslanders with the best possible prospects of preventing, detecting, effectively treating and surviving a cancer diagnosis. CCQ's vision is for a cancer free Queensland.
CCQ was established in 1961 as the Queensland Cancer Fund, in response to an increasing need for cancer-related services across the state. Today, Cancer Council Queensland employs over 250 staff statewide, and relies on support from more than 2,500 registered volunteers and has offices is in Brisbane, Cairns, Townsville, Mackay, Rockhampton, Bundaberg, Maroochydore, Toowoomba, and the Gold Coast.
Cancer Council Queensland is a member of Cancer Council Australia and is affiliated with the International Union Against Cancer (UICC).