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Further information about breast cancer

The organisations listed below may be able to provide you with further information about breast cancer. Click on the coloured text links to visit their websites.    

Breast Cancer Now

Provides support and information to breast cancer patients, their relatives and carers.  Also offers an online discussion forum, ask the nurse email service, peer-to-peer support, information days and telephone helpline.  Free information about breast cancer, treatments and living with breast cancer available to order or download.

Breast Cancer Care freephone helpline: 0808 800 6000

Macmillan Cancer Support – breast cancer pages (and related forum)

Macmillan Cancer Support aims to improve the lives of people affected by cancer by providing practical, medical, emotional and financial support. Also produces booklets on different types of cancer and on aspects of living with cancer. 

Freephone helpline – 0808 808 00 00

Cancer Research UK - breast cancer pages

The Cancer Research UK website has information on different types of cancer and living with cancer.

Cancer Research UK freephone helpline: 0808 800 4040

This page last reviewed 19/06/2023