Further evidence to show increased risk of skin cancer when exposed to UVR in childhood

Recommendations include counselling children, adolescents and young adults, especially those with fair skin about minimizing their exposure to UVR to reduce the risk of skin cancer.

By being a SunSmart Accredited School you are protecting our children from the risk of skin cancer. If you're not an accredited school you can join here on our website - make sure your school is implementing the correct SunSmart steps in Term 1 and 4.