Cancer support for you

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Penny Brohn UK is a National charity providing free care and support to anyone affected by cancer, before, during and after treatment.

We know that cancer affects so much more than your body which is why we promote a whole person approach to cancer care and support. This approach aims to help you be more emotionally and physically resilient, for better quality of life and to help improve outcomes.

Based on over 40 years of working alongside people with cancer, we understand that being diagnosed with cancer can feel overwhelming. Our evidence-based approach will help you feel more informed, empowered, and in control.

We offer care, support and understanding. A range of ways to learn how to make simple lifestyle changes. Find out about, and experience, complementary therapies that are safe for you. And, tips and tools to support your emotional and physical health and wellbeing throughout your cancer journey so that you feel more like yourself again.

All of our services aim to complement, but not replace standard medical treatment, and are available free to anyone affected by cancer in the UK.

Read more about what we do

Introduction to Penny Brohn UK

This online Zoom session will offer you a warm welcome to Penny Brohn UK and an overview of who we are, what services we offer and how best to access them.

This session is suitable for anyone new to Penny Brohn UK, who has not used our services or who wants to know more.

Online Group Sessions

These free online Zoom sessions are available to anyone affected by cancer. As a charity, we rely on donations to fund our work.

If you are new to Penny Brohn UK, we recommend attending our Introduction to Penny Brohn UK.

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Personal consultations

One-to-one appointments are free for people with cancer related health and wellbeing concerns that require personalised support and guidance that is not best met by our programme of online group support.

Resources

Self Care Resources

Self-care is about being kind to ourselves and doing the things we know are good for us and not doing the things that make us feel bad!

These resources help build these practices into your daily routine.

Recipes

We have over 80 recipes nutritional recipes. Eating well during cancer treatment is essential to improve your physical and mental wellbeing.

We have 2 booklets to help you stay healthy during your cancer treatment and guidance on when eating becomes difficult.

Webinars

Missed a live webinar with Penny Brohn UK? They are now available to watch on-demand.

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Supporting someone with cancer?

Being close to someone who’s been diagnosed with cancer can have a major impact on your life as well as theirs. It can be just as hard for you and your own health and well-being is important. That’s why we also offer support and guidance to the loved-ones of those living with cancer, including parents and carers of young people with cancer.

Get in touch

To find out more, call our friendly, helpful team on 0303 3000 118 or email bookings@pennybrohn.org.uk

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