Who are we
What we are up against
Since 1990, as Australia’s leading lung health body, Lung Foundation Australia has been committed to improving the lives of Australians living with or impacted by lung disease and lung cancer. We enable life-saving research, and champion programs and services to support Australians with lung disease and lung cancer to live their best life.
1 in 3
Australians has a lung disease
leading cause of death
loved ones lost every day
HOPE THROUGH RESEARCH
Give hope today
We are proud to launch the Hope Research Fund, with the powerful pledge to raise $50 million by 2030 to fund life-changing advancements in lung disease and lung cancer research. With 45 Australian families losing a loved one to lung conditions every day, research is more important than ever. With your help, we can provide hope that has never existed before.Learn more about the Hope Research Fund
How to use the COPD Checklist
While there is currently no cure for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), being informed on how to self-manage, and having a written action plan in place, can help reduce the impact COPD has on your everyday life.
Live your best life with a rare lung disease
Being told you or someone you love has a rare lung disease can be very overwhelming and frightening. As you navigate living with and managing a rare lung disease, there are strategies that you can use to help deal with the range of emotions and physical challenges you may feel.
I’ve been diagnosed with lung cancer – what now?
A lung cancer diagnosis can leave you and your loved ones feeling isolated, anxious and overwhelmed. While there are many decisions to make, there are a range of resources and services you can access to help you understand your options and make the best decisions for you.