AstraZeneca is a global, science-led biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines, primarily for the treatment of diseases in three therapy areas – Oncology; Cardiovascular, Renal & Metabolism; and Respiratory & Immunology. The Company also is selectively active in the areas of autoimmunity, neuroscience and infection. AstraZeneca operates in over 100 countries and its innovative medicines are used by millions of patients worldwide. For more information, please visit www.astrazeneca.com and www.astrazeneca.com.au
Janssen is proud to support PCFA through a number of initiatives including sponsorship of the Monograph "Engaging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Communities in prostate cancer health care programs". At Janssen, we provide support to patients, healthcare professionals and the community through a broad range of healthcare solutions with the goal of addressing the most important unmet medical needs of our time. For more information visit www.janssen.com.au
Makita Corporation was founded in 1915 as an electric motor sales and repair company who in 1958 became the first company in Japan to manufacture electric planers. Over 100 years on Makita has a reputation as the world leading manufacturer of power tools and power garden equipment. Make It Right, Make It Makita!
Makita Australia is pleased to work alongside PCFA to promote prostate cancer awareness through the retail outlets where Makita products are stocked.
PIRTEK Fluid Systems has the largest Service & Supply Network for fluid transfer solutions in Australia with over 97 centres and 350 Mobile Service Units in key locations around the country. PIRTEK also operates in the United Kingdom, Africa, North America, Asia and New Zealand, totalling over 330 locations and 1500-plus Mobile Service Units.
The key objectives of the partnership with PCFA is to raise funds and awareness. PIRTEK each year hosts Australia's biggest national one-day fishing competition. Over 8,000 anglers participate each year in March in the 'catch and release' competition – mums, dads, kids and grandparents, making the event a one-day fishing challenge unlike any other competition. The Pirtek Fishing Challenge supports PCFA and Peter Duncan Neurosciences Research Unit. For more information go to pirtekfishingchallenge.com.au
MATES in Construction WA is a charity established to reduce the high level of suicide among Australian construction workers. MATES provides suicide prevention through community development programs on sites, and by supporting workers in need through case management and a 24/7 free help line. MATES in Construction has been recognised by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as an example of global industry best practice.
Bins 4 Blokes is an initiative of the Continence Foundation of Australia to help support men impacted by incontinence. The aim of the initiative is to get incontinence bins into male toilets nation-wide, and help de-stigmatise male incontinence and raise awareness about it. Together with PCFA, we’re committed to supporting the 1.34 million men living with incontinence. For more information, visit www.bins4blokes.org.au.