National Contacts

National Organisations' Websites and Contact Details

This information has been kindly given to us by Rhondda Breast Friends.

Name: Web Address/Contact Telephone Number: What they do:
Breast Cancer Care www.breastcancercare.org.uk Support and inform people effected by Breast Cancer
Macmillan www.macmillan.org.uk Support, train and inform people effected Cancer
NICE www.nice.org.uk Clinical Guidelines
Cancer Research www.cancerresearchuk.org Researches and inform people effected with cancer
The Royal Marsden NHS Trust 0800 783 7176
www.royalmarsden.nhs.uk
London Cancer Hospital
NHS Breast Screening Programme www.screeningservices.org.uk Bowel screening, cervical screening, breast screening
Dept Work & Pensions www.dwp.gov.uk Adivice and payments
Jobcentre Plus www.jobcentreplus.gov.uk Find your way back to work, Jobsearch.
Against Cancer www.aabc.org.uk Aims to increase survial after breast cancer and research into a vaccine
Breast Cancer Campaign www.breastcancercampaign.org

Independent funding for research into breast cancer.

Cancer Buddies Net Work www.cancerbuddiesnetwork.org Links individuals with each other for the purpose of support and friendship having had a similar experience with cancer
Cancer Self Care www.cancerselfcare.com Information, support and discussion forum to offer help and inspiration for people affected by cancer
Health Matters- Cancer Care www.healthmatterscancercare.co.uk Information support and guidance for women affected by breast cancer who want to use complementary approaches alongside conventional treatments.
Hospice Information www.hospiceinformation.info Directory of hospice and palliative care services in UK
Marie Curie Cancer Care www.mariecurie.org.uk Provides nursing care free of charge to terminally ill who wish to die at home
Penny Brohn Cancer Care www.pennybrohncancercare.org Leading holistic cancer charity. Bristol
Breakthrough Breast Cancer www.breakthrough.org.uk 'The Best Treatment' information & guidelines, latest evidence for newer techniques and treatments
Cancer Prevention Reseach Trust www.cancerpreventionresearch.org.uk Provides funds for reseach into cancer
DIPEx www.youthhealthtalk.org Watch, listen, or read about others who have gone through similar experience as you.
Carers Uk 0808 808 7777
www.carersonline.org.uk
Help, information and support for carers
Institute for Complementary Medicine 020 7237 5165
www.icmedicine.com
Public information on complementary therapies & list of registered practitioners.
National Debt Line 0808 808 4000
www.nationaldebtline.co.uk
Free confidental advice on dealinf with debt.
Cruse Bereavement care. www.crusebereavementcare.org.uk Advice for anyone affected by death
Relate 08451 304010
www.relate.org.uk
Counselling for relationships.
Cancer Crusade www.thecancercrusade.com Talk to cancer surviviors
DiMurini www.dimurini.com Luxury Lingerie to make you feel good