Links

Here are some websites which you may find useful for additional information and help.

Macmillan Cancer

   

They provide practical, medical, emotional and financial support and campaign for better cancer care. Macmillan Cancer Support improves the lives of people affected by cancer. Cancer affects us all. And we can all help.

www.macmillan.org.uk

 

Breast Cancer Care



HeadStrong
– a hair loss advisory service


UK-Wide service for people being treated for any type of cancer. Find out how to look after your hair and scalp before, during and after cancer treatment and how to make the most of alternatives to wigs by using scarves, hats and headwear. Click here for more information or call us free on 0808 800 6000.


We have a page on our own website which has a list of headwear suppliers which includes Deresina www.breastcancercare.org.uk/headwearsuppliers

 

Cancer Research UK


www.cancerresearchuk.org/
This is Cancer Research UK's main site.  From here you can find information about cancer, donate online, join one of their fundraising events, or find information for people affected by cancer. Cancer Research UK is the world's leading charity dedicated to cancer research. They have discovered new ways of beating cancer that together have saved hundreds of thousands of lives across the world. One in three of us will get cancer at some point in our lives. Their ground breaking work, funded almost entirely by the general public, will ensure that millions more people survive.

Cancer Chat
www.cancerchat.org.uk
Cancer chat is a FREE, safe online discussion forum for people affected by cancer.

Cancer Events
supportus.cancerresearchuk.org/events

Find details of all Cancer Research charity events, including Relay for Life, Run 10k, Bobby Moore events and breast cancer fundraising.

 

Leukaemia CARE


Leukaemia CARE exists to provide vital care and support to all those whose lives have been affected by leukaemia, lymphoma, myeloma and allied blood disorders. Their work extends to the welfare of families and carers, as well as that of patients themselves. Quite simply...”supporting a quality of life for all”

www.leukaemiacare.org.uk

www.raise4leukaemia.org.uk

 

 

Cancer IE

   

Irish Cancer Society - Ireland's national charity for cancer care.National Cancer Helpline Freephone 1800 200 700 (for people who might like to speak to a specialist nurse in confidence). This Freephone number only works in the Republic of Ireland 

www.cancer.ie