Category Archives: United Kingdom

United Kingdom

The Movember Foundation
The Movember Foundation is a global non-profit organization that is responsible for running the Movember event each year.  The Movember event raises awareness around men’s health issues and funds for carefully selected charitable beneficiary partners including The Prostate Cancer Charity.

Cancer-UK
An independent non-profit site which aims to provide both an overview and a gateway to UK based cancer resources.

Macmillan cancer Support
Cancer information charity, their website provides up-to-date cancer information, practical advice and support for cancer patients, their families and carers.

Freephone helpline : 0808 808 0000
Cancer Research UK
UK’s leading charity dedicated to cancer research. Those websites have a wealth of information about cancer, the research, how to donate and more ways to support cancer research.

Cancer Research UK
P.O. Box 123
Lincoln’s Inn Fields
London WC2A 3PX
tel: (Supporter Services) 020 7121 6699
tel: (Switchboard) 020 7242 0200
fax: 020 7121 6700
Breast Cancer Campaign
This is the only charity that specialises in funding independent breast cancer research throughout the UK. Their research looks at improving diagnosis and treatment, better understanding how breast cancer develops and ultimately either curing the disease or preventing it.

Breast Cancer Campaign
Clifton Centre
110, Clifton Street
London
EC2A 4HT
T: 020 7749 3700

Email address:  info@breastcancercampaign.org

The Pituitary Foundation
A UK based charity set up to help people suffering from pituitary problems. the vast majority of which are caused by pituitary tumours.

Contact Phil Woodger (European Parliament) for more information. He is in regular contact with this group and has completed a “telephone buddy” training course with this group to help fellow sufferers when they need it.