The Online Community understands what it’s like to have cancer. We are an online cancer forum with 90,000 members: and they have all been there. Support is available 24 hours a day, in a safe environment.
Join our cancer forum now to ask questions, share your experiences and your emotions. Or start by exploring our community areas below.
Join other users for discussion and support.
Journal your experiences and share with others.
Questions about cancer? Our experts are here to help.
Need some help getting started on the Community?
Bowel cancer forum
Breast cancer forum
Prostate cancer forum
Lung cancer forum
We understand that people are worried about COVID-19. Our coronavirus hub contains the latest guidance for people affected by cancer.
November is Lung Cancer Awareness month. When you or your loved one has lung cancer, it's important you can find the right emotional support.
In this Community…
November is Mouth Cancer Action Month, an awareness month organised by the Oral Health Foundation. In today’s blog around mouth cancer, we’re talking…
My husband has mesothelioma & has an appointment today. On/off very very tired, not eating a great deal, think today, we will get the news that he's not suitable for chemo. I'm dreading taking him. I'm trying to remain positive he's just fell asleep again…
Hi, this is my first time on here.
A male family friend has recently been diagnosed with cancer and is now undergoing chemotherapy.
Apart from being there and talking to him I would really like to take him a gift the next time I see him. I will be taking…
Hope everyone is managing :-)
Got my mastectomy next week along with the removal of some lymph nodes so will have a drain.
Any suggestions for clothing - dont seem able to visualise? Big T shirts? Button up shirts? Short sleeves?
Mind has drawn…
Whatever cancer throws your way, we’re right there with you.
We’re here to provide physical, financial and emotional support.
© Macmillan Cancer Support 2020
© Macmillan Cancer Support, registered charity in England and Wales (261017), Scotland (SC039907) and the Isle of Man (604). Also operating in Northern Ireland. A company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales company number 2400969. Isle of Man company number 4694F. Registered office: 89 Albert Embankment, London SE1 7UQ. VAT no: 668265007