Cancer experiences

Cancer experiences

Whatever your experiences or interests, find people who share them.
  • 16-24 and living with cancer

    16-24 and living with can...

    A space to share experiences and talk freely with other young people who get what you’re going through.
  • Animals are family, too

    Animals are family, too

    Pets can be a real source of comfort for people living with cancer. This group is for animal lovers to share their feelings, post stories and discuss practical issues.
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  • Atheists, agnostics and people who don't believe in god

    Atheists, agnostics and people...

    A space to discuss issues, thoughts and feelings relating to your atheism or agnosticism and your cancer experience, without worrying about upsetting members who are religious
  • Bereaved family and friends

    Bereaved family and frien...

    For anyone who has lost a family member or friend to cancer to share their feelings and support one another.
  • Bereaved spouses and partners

    Bereaved spouses and part...

    A place for widows and widowers to share their feelings and support one another.
  • BRCA positive

    BRCA positive

    For people who have, or might have, the BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene, whether they have cancer or not. Discuss your worries about the increased risk of breast and ovarian cancer, and share experiences of things like genetic testing or risk-reducing surgery.
  • Breast cancer for the under-50s

    Breast cancer for the under...

    Breast cancer is far less common in the under-50s, but this can leave younger people with a diagnosis feeling isolated. This group is a place for them to come together, share experiences and support each other.