GRICS Help Book

GRICS Help Book

Gippsland Local Service Directory – Handy Essentials for Local Patients 2017 (HELP book) is available by clicking on the link provided.

The Help Book was developed by the GRICS Consumer Reference Group in response to requests by local cancer patients to be able to find out and locate what services are available to assist them in their local area.  This is the first in a suite of information products that will be developed to meet the needs of local cancer patients.

GRICS would like to extend its thanks to the members of the GRICS Consumer Reference Group and those community members who have assisted in the creation, development and review of this document.

For more information please contact GRICS on 03 5128 0138 or alternately click on the following link: Contact GRICS


CCV l Cancer Services Handbook

The Cancer Services guide is an essential resource for people affected by cancer, including their family, friends and carers. This guide helps people find the right services throughout their care – from diagnosis, treatment and life after cancer.

Included in this edition is a listing of over 470 services across the topics health services and information, practical support and health and wellbeing. Education and information boxes are included to aid in decision making and improve health literacy to better navigate the healthcare system.

Call Information and Support, 13 11 20 if you can’t find what you are looking for.

“The guide is an excellent listing of services that anyone facing cancer is likely to need.”
Matthew, cancer survivor