Welcome to the Queensland Health non-communicable disease cluster resources home page.
Concerns of cluster of non-communicable disease such as cancer arise when member(s) of community notice individuals with same or similar types of non-communicable disease that they think may be linked to a common cause. Queensland Health takes the community concerns of non-communicable disease cluster seriously and addresses such concerns according to the Queensland Health Guidelines: Assessment of Clusters of Non-communicable Disease.
Frequently asked questions
For more information, contact the Public Health Unit in your area: