Founder of SCSG unexpectedly struck with breast cancer in 2013

The founder of Sisters’ Cancer Support Group, Mrs Nyan Thit Tieu is a Burmese Muslim who migrated to Australia in 1977.  She resided in Wollongong and worked as Operations Manager with NSW Adult Migrant Education Service for over 30 years. In her retirement at the age of 66, she was struck down unexpectedly with breast cancer in May 2014. She shares why she established the group and how it works to address the challenges faced by women from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) backgrounds.