Talking about cancer

Who should I talk to?

There are many groups, people and organisations you can talk to if you are going through a cancer experience.

  • Groups and organisations

    Groups, organisations and healthcare professionals can help you talk about cancer.

  • Friends and family

    There are ways to tell your family and friends about your cancer.

  • Your partner

    Discussing concerns with your partner can help you feel supported. Allow yourselves time and privacy.

  • Healthcare staff

    There are ways to get all the information and support you need from healthcare staff.

  • Benefits of talking

    Talking about your cancer can help you make decisions and feel less anxious.