The constant news about Coronavirus (Covid-19) can be worrying. People with cancer and their families might feel especially worried about the virus, as cancer and its treatment can lower your ability to fight infection.

More information on Coronavirus (Covid-19) and its impact on cancer patients can be found on Cancer Research Coronavirus Page.

You can access peer support options on the Cancer Research Coping Emotionally page.

You can chat to others in your cancer community on the Cancer Research Cancer Chat Forum.

Local patient support and advice:

National patient support and advice:

  • Cancer Research UK, Confidential Specialist Nurse Helpline Freephone 0808 800 4040 available Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 17:00
  • Free Support Line which is available Monday to Friday between 09:00 and 17:00 on 0808 808 00 00
  • Further patient information based on latest national guidance: