Bowel Cancer Awareness Month

April is Bowel Cancer Awareness month. Whether you are directly affected by bowel cancer, or you just want to find out more, we have information that can help. There are also lots of ways to help raise awareness of bowel cancer.

"You're waving your little flag saying, 'I need some help here.' And then Macmillan comes." - Thom, diagnosed with colon cancer

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Thom fishing by the side of a lake.

What is bowel cancer?

Support for people living with bowel cancer

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Information on our website

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Accessing Macmillan services

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Bowel cancer support groups

Ways to help during bowel cancer awareness month

Macmillan is here for everybody living with cancer, with our specialist information, support and services. But we couldn't do it without our incredible supporters. Here are a few ways you can get involved.

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Find out about cancer voices

When you are part of cancer voices, you can get involved in a variety of projects and events.

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Campaign with us

Campaign with us to make sure people living with cancer have their voices heard.

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Find an event

Whether you prefer an adrenaline rush or a caffeine rush we've got an event to suit you.