Penny Brohn UK

Help change life with cancer. For good

Susan’s story

Photo of our client Susan on the beach

Susan took part in MoonWalk in memory of her mum who had died of breast cancer. When Susan was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2010 she attended a regional Living Well course.

Fiona’s story

Fiona's story

Fiona’s son, Tom, was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukaemia when he was travelling. Tom’s diagnosis and treatment put a huge strain on the family but Penny Brohn UK helped keep them together and gave them the resources to cope.

Veronica’s story

Veronica's story

Veronica was diagnosed with breast cancer after a routine mammogram. A year after treatment, Veronica found that she was barely coping. Veronica says she credits Penny Brohn UK with saving her sanity and teaching her how to look after herself so she could cope.

Steve’s Story

Steve's Story

Steve was devastated to be diagnosed with cancer but Penny Brohn UK helped him feel like a person again.

Joanna’s story

Joanna Espiner

Joanna was a project manager in an arts consultancy when she was diagnosed with breast cancer. The support she found at Penny Brohn changed her life.

Nicola’s Story

Nicola's Story

Nicola was diagnosed with Bile Duct Cancer after experiencing severe stomach pain. After picking up a leaflet, she attended a Living Well course and found a space to talk freely and explore her mind, body and emotions. 

Patricia’s Story

Photo of our client Patricia in front of colourful background

After being diagnosed with breast cancer twice, Patricia has been able to find a support system through Penny Brohn UK.

Barbara’s Story

Barbara's Story

When Barbara was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2001 she came to Penny Brohn for support. Read more about her story here.

Jim’s Story

Jim's Story

Sandra passed away from ovarian cancer in 2017. Through our Living Well course and our nutritional courses, husband Jim and Sandra were able to find comfort and support through meeting other people in similar positions.

Rich’s appeal

Rich's appeal

An ex-serviceman who describes himself as ‘the roughty-toughty type’, Rich never imagined he’d find what he needed at Penny Brohn UK. Read his appeal here.

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