WeCope: Illness self-management intervention for Chinese-Australian people with cancer and their caregiver

    NAME WeCope
    CANCER TYPE General
    INSTITUTION Ingham Institute
    STATE New South Wales
    GRANT TYPE $100,000
    PROJECT TYPE Support

    "Non-English speaking cancer patients and caregivers have higher unmet needs and distress and poorer quality of life than their English-speaking counterparts. We will develop WeCope, a resource for Chinese Australians to enhance coping and skills to self-manage cancer and its impact."

    - Professor Afaf Girgis, research at Ingham Institute of Applied Medical Research