Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (PCFA) is a broad based community organisation and the peak national body for prostate cancer in Australia. We are dedicated to reducing the impact of prostate cancer on Australian men, their partners and families, recognising the diversity of the Australian community.
Our Online Community has been developed to provide an accessible space for you to connect with others in the PCFA network. To keep you informed, tailored information and resources have been provided by the Support & Community Outreach Team, Director of Nursing and Scientific Writer.
SUPPORT & COMMUNITY OUTREACH
PCFA's Support and Community Outreach team aim inform and engage the community to reduce the impact of prostate cancer. In addition to managing the PCFA Online Community, the Support & Community Outreach team are responsible for a range of activities outlined in the profile below.
AMANDA POMERY | DIRECTOR, SUPPORT & COMMUNITY OUTREACH
As part of PCFA's Executive, Amanda oversees the strategic direction of the Support and Community Outreach team across all operations and national activities relating to Support and Awareness.
BRENT PATCHING | COMMUNITY PROGRAMS & ADMINISTRATION
Brent coordinates the development and moderation of the Online Community. He is available to provide help using the site or to assist resolve any issues you may have with PCFA's Online Community.
DANIEL MOORE | NETWORK SUPPORT
Daniel is your first port of call for all general Support Group and Ambassador enquires, including expenses, maintaining group details and ordering resources. He is manning our new Network Helpline - 1800 00 22 98 and can help put you in touch with the team.
KATIE DUNDAS | COMMUNITY AWARENESS & EDUCATION
Katie manages PCFA's Ambassador program, along with our education and awareness events. She also has a focus on supporting our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander information program.
EVAN KALLIPOLITIS | COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT
Evan provides expert assistance to support groups, along with involvement in community engagement activities. Evan also has a focus on working with support groups involved in regional community events and engagement with gay / bi community.
WENDY WINNALL | SCIENTIFIC WRITER
Wendy writes the Research Blog for the Online Community. She presents the latest research in the prostate cancer field and discusses its significance for the community. Wendy encourages questions and discussion on the research blog site and can answer your queries about prostate cancer research.