Make a gift in memory

When you lose someone close to you to cancer, a donation to Cancer Council will honour your loved one and give hope to the thousands of West Australians battling their own cancer.

If you have lost a loved one and require support or information, please call Cancer Council 13 11 20.

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How will my In Memory donation help?

An In Memory donation honours your loved one and provides hope for all West Australians. Your donation will:

  • fund vital cancer research
  • educate the community on how to reduce their risk of cancer
  • provide information and support services to people affected by cancer

Find out more about Cancer Council WA.

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How to make an In Memory donation


To make an In Memory gift you can:

  • donate online using your credit card
  • call our Supporter Hotline 1300 65 65 85 or
  • print the In Memory Donation Form and mail your completed form including your donation to:
Cancer Council WA
420 Bagot Road
Subiaco WA 6008

When you make an In Memory donation we send a sympathy card to the bereaved family telling them of your thoughtful gift. The amount of your donation remains confidential.

For information on details we collect, please see our Privacy Collection Statement.

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How to organise a donation collection at a funeral

Requesting donations in lieu of flowers at the funeral service of your loved one allows family, friends and guests to give a meaningful gift of hope. If you would like to do this, we can help with our In Memory donation kit.

Family Information PackIf you are organising the funeral, ask your Funeral Director to provide you with our Cancer Council In Memory donation kit, containing:

  • Donation collection envelopes
  • Family Information Pack

If your Funeral Director is unable to assist you, we can deliver an In Memory kit to you within three working days.

Please call 1300 65 65 85 or email

To return the collection, simply post or deliver your donation envelopes to our Subiaco office.

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How to order an In Memory donation kit

Please call our Supporter Hotline on 1300 65 65 85 or email

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How to inform funeral guests to donate to Cancer Council in lieu of flowers

If you would like friends and family to make a donation in lieu of flowers you could include the following wording in your loved one's funeral notice:

Donations in lieu of flowers to Cancer Council WA, 420 Bagot Road, SUBIACO WA 6007 or call 1300 65 65 85.

We will send a tax deductible receipt to every person who makes a donation in memory at the funeral service, and we can send the nominated next of kin a record of the total donated.

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Information for Funeral Directors

You can order In Memory donation kits by calling 1300 65 65 85 or emailing

Alternatively you can print the Funeral Director's order form (pdf, 1572kb) and post to:

Cancer Council WA
420 Bagot Road
Subiaco WA 6008

For information on details we collect, please see our Privacy Policy.

We thank you for supporting us.

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