Together we are working towards a cancer free future.

For our patients and their families Chris O’Brien Lifehouse is more than a cancer hospital; it’s a place of hope, healing and life. Our achievements are possible thanks to our generous and compassionate community of supporters. At Chris O’Brien Lifehouse our patients are the centre of everything we do.

Funding from Dry July has helped create a welcoming space for patients and their families to use while going through treatment for cancer.

“I walked in here with mum and mum burst into tears straight away….it has been done perfectly, from the actual designs of the rooms to the artwork to the furniture to the massive TVs… every single part has perfectly created a safe, non-hospital looking kind of environment.” Elliot (AYA patient)



How it works

Sign-up to the challenge

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Go alcohol-free in July

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Ask family, friends and workmates to sponsor you

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Help people affected by cancer. Read more...

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Sign up for Free

There is no minimum fundraising amount or cost to sign up to Dry July! It's 100% free!

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Golden tickets

Have a special occasion in July? You can always buy a Golden Ticket for a night off the challenge.

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Elliot’s Story

By signing up and supporting Chris O'Brien Lifehouse this Dry July, you'll be helping people like Elliot.

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Important Note

Dry July is a fundraising campaign aimed at challenging social drinkers to change their habits for a month and make some healthy lifestyle changes. We would encourage people to drink responsibly and stick to the recommended daily guidelines for the rest of the year. We advise heavy drinkers or people dependent on alcohol to speak with their GP before signing up to Dry July.