Much of the information about cancer and/or brain tumours on the internet can be confusing or misleading. We recommend the following resources for reliable information:












  • American Brain Tumor Association, USA
    This organization offers information and support services for people diagnosed with brain tumors. The Tumor Information section offers information about specific tumors, treatments and living with a brain tumor.


  • Cancer Council Australia
    A series of booklets and fact sheets by Cancer Council Australia written for people affected by cancer, including people who have been diagnosed with cancer, as well as their carers, families and friends.


  • National Brain Tumor Society, USA

    This site presents information regarding treatment options and community resources for brain tumor patients and families. Features include a database of questions answered by health professionals and a link library arranged by topic.




Brain Tumour Alliance Australia has produced the following multi-language resources to help newly diagnosed patients and families.