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 Support and inform people effected by Breast Cancer
Macmillan Support, train and inform people effected Cancer
NICE Clinical Guidelines
Cancer Research Researches and inform people effected with cancer
The Royal Marsden NHS Trust 0800 783 7176
London Cancer Hospital
NHS Breast Screening Programme Bowel screening, cervical screening, breast screening
Dept Work & Pensions Adivice and payments
Jobcentre Plus Find your way back to work, Jobsearch.
Against Cancer Aims to increase survial after breast cancer and research into a vaccine
Breast Cancer Campaign

Independent funding for research into breast cancer.

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