What we do

We take the time to understand you as a person, so that we can provide the support, tools and inspiration you need to find your best way through. We do it like this because we understand everyone's cancer journey is unique.

  • How we work

    We’re here for you. Find out how we make sure we’re offering the best information, advice and resources for everyone.

  • Understanding the evidence

    Macmillan’s research helps us, and others, understand the needs and experiences of people affected by cancer, to develop and influence better care and services.

  • We make change happen

    We find out what matters to people affected by cancer, and fight for the best deal. We help shape policies and work with the government to improve lives.

  • Training courses

    Macmillan offers a range of free courses, workshops and e-learning for people affected by cancer, including carers, family members, volunteers and community members.

  • How we fundraise

    We want to be transparent in everything we do. Read our fundraising standards, find out how and why we fundraise in your area, and take a look at our annual report and accounts.

  • Annual report and accounts

    In 2019 we estimate 1.9m people received in-depth, personal support from our Macmillan professionals or services. Our annual report and accounts explain more about how we did this.