Marie Curie Cancer Care
Tel: Support Line 0800 090 2309 Mon-Fri 8am-6pm, Sat 11am-5pm
89 Albert Embankment, London SE1 7TP
Provides support and information, nursing services, hospice care and volunteer helpers for people living with a terminal illness. Online chat service.
NHS Population Screening Programmes
Provides information on screening for bowel cancer, breast cancer and cervical cancer.
Tel: Helpline 0800 008 7054 Mon-Fri 10am-5pm
52-54 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT
A nationwide support group for all those concerned with ovarian cancer, including sufferers, families, friends, carers and health professionals.
Penny Brohn UK
Tel: Helpline 0303 3000 118 Mon-Fri 9.30am-5pm (Wed to 8pm)
Chapel Pill Lane, Pill, Bristol BS20 0HH
Helps people to live well with cancer through information and advice, treatment support, courses and day services.
Prostate Cancer UK
Tel: Helpline 0800 074 8383 Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Wed 10am-8pm
Prostate Cancer UK, Fourth floor, The Counting House, 53 Tooley Street, London SE1 2QN
Provides support and information to anyone concerned about prostate cancer. Offers a confidential helpline staffed by experienced nurses. Webchat also available
Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation
Tel: Helpline 0333 323 7200 Mon-Thu 9am-5pm, Fri 9am-4pm
The Roy Castle Centre, 4-6 Enterprise Way, Wavertree Tech Park, Liverpool, Merseyside L13 1FB
Provides information and support for lung cancer patients
Tel: Helpline 01708 765200
PO Box 2860, Romford, Essex RM7 1JA
Confidential telephone helpline offering emotional support to any individual on any issue.
Tenovus Cancer Care
Tel: Helpline 0808 808 1010 8am - 8pm every day
Gleider House, Ty Glas Road, Cardiff CF14 5BD
Leading cancer charity in Wales. Offers information, support, treatment and counselling to anyone affected by cancer. Online chat service.
The Brain Tumour Charity
Tel: Support & info line 0808 800 0004
Hartshead House, 61-65 Victoria Road, Farnborough, Hampshire GU14 7PA
The Brain Tumour Charity is committed to having the biggest possible impact for everyone affected by a brain tumour, so that the diagnosis of a brain tumour is no longer a death sentence. It fights brain tumours on all fronts through research, awareness and support to save lives and improve quality of life.
The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
Tel: 020 7352 8171
Fulham Road, London SW3 6JJ
Hospital dedicated to cancer diagnosis, treatment, research and education. Website provides information on cancer types, diagnosis, treatment and living with cancer.
The Ruby Care Foundation
Tel: 0333 011 7556
Westfield, Maesycrugiau, Pencader, Carms SA39 9DH
International network of counsellors providing support for patients and their family and/or friends coming to terms with terminal illness and bereavement.