Do shave to con­tinue to build ser­vices

Sunshine Coast Daily - Caloundra Weekly - - LIFE -

THE Leukaemia Foun­da­tion is calling for Aus­tralians to throw their sup­port be­hind this year’s 2019 World’s Great­est Shave as it pre­pares to meet the grow­ing de­mand for its ser­vices.

Leukaemia Foun­da­tion Na­tional CEO Bill Petch said while the con­tin­ued in­crease in di­ag­no­sis rates was con­cern­ing, the good news was im­proved treat­ments and care were in­creas­ing the sur­vival rates of peo­ple liv­ing with blood can­cers.

How­ever, this com­bi­na­tion was plac­ing even greater de­mand on the Leukaemia Foun­da­tion’s ser­vices, as more and more Aus­tralians liv­ing with blood cancer sought in­for­ma­tion and sup­port.

“We in­vite all Aus­tralians to get in­volved with World’s Great­est Shave to help the Leukaemia Foun­da­tion con­tinue to build our ser­vices to cater for fu­ture de­mand while we con­tinue to fund vi­tal re­search into a cure.”

Sign up to­day at worlds­great­est­ or phone 1800 500 068 to­day.

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