Information and Support - Teenagers vs Cancer: A User's Guide
If you or someone you know are affected by the issues raised in Horizon's programme Teenagers vs Cancer: A User's Guide, the following organisations may be able to offer advice and support.
Teenage Cancer Trust
Teenage Cancer Trust funds and builds specialist units in NHS hospitals and provides dedicated staff for young people between 13 and 24 and support for their families.
CLIC Sargent provide clinical, practical and emotional support for children and young people, their families and professionals.
Phone: 0300 330 0803
Bone Cancer Research Trust
Bone Cancer Research Trust provides information and support to andults and teenagers affected by the disease.
Phone: 0113 258 5934
Brain Tumour Charity
The Brain Tumour Charity offers information and support to anyone affected by a brain tumour, including a support line, local support groups, online one-to-one support and online fact sheets.
Phone: 0808 800 0004
Lymphoma Association provides information on the types of lymphoma, treatment and support for those living with the condition, and their families.
Phone: 0808 808 5555
Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation
Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation provides information and support to those affected by lung cancer including downloads and support groups throughout the UK.
Phone: 0800 358 7200
Bloodwise provides information and online support on all type of blood cancers including leukaemia, lymphoma and myeloma via their website.
Sarcoma UK provide independent and confidential advice and support for people affected by Sarcoma.
Phone: 0808 801 0401
Cancer Research UK
Cancer Research UK provides easy to understand information to anyone affected or concerned about cancer.
Phone: 0808 800 4040 (weekdays 9am-5pm)
Macmillan Cancer Support
Macmillan Cancer Support provides medical, practical, emotional and financial support to cancer patients, their carers, friends and family.
Phone: 0808 808 0000
The Bereavement Trust
The Bereavement Trust offers comfort, support and practical advice to the bereaved from 6pm until 10pm every evening of the year.
Phone: 0800 435 455
Cruse Bereavement Care
Cruse Bereavement Care provides support after the death of someone close including face to face, telephone, group support, as well as bereavement support for children.
Phone: 0808 808 1677 (England, Wales and Northern Ireland)
0845 600 2227 (Scotland)