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Please note

We are currently experiencing a higher than expected volume of enquiries to our nurses on the community and on our helpline and webchat channels. We will aim to respond to your enquiry within 3 working days.  If you are experiencing new symptoms please call NHS Direct on 111 and in an emergency please call 999.

Current sessions

  • Ask a Financial Guide

    Ask a Financial Guide

    The Financial Guides can answer any questions you might have relating to your personal finances. This includes any questions you might have about Pensions, Mortgages, Insurance and Estate Planning. They'll aim to respond within 2 working days.
    Last Activity: 6 days ago
  • Ask a nurse

    Ask a nurse

    Do you have a question about cancer? Our experienced Cancer Information Nurse Specialists will aim to respond within 3 days.
    Last Activity: 2 hours ago
  • Ask a Work Support Adviser

    Ask a Work Support Adviser

    Questions about work and cancer? Our Work Support team are here to answer your questions. They'll aim to respond within 1 working day.
    Last Activity: 4 days ago
  • Ask an Information and Support Adviser

    Ask an Information and Support Adviser

    Our Information and Support Advisers, Alex, Ruth and Jenna, are here to answer any questions you might have. They can answer questions about the emotional impacts of cancer and offer practical tips. They'll aim to respond within 1 working day.
    Last Activity: 1 hour ago

closed sessions

  • Ask a Dentist (closed)

    Ask a Dentist (closed)

    Our volunteer dentist Lynsey answered questions about looking after your mouth during cancer treatment and the effects that treatment is having on your mouth. This session is now closed.
    Last Activity: over 1 year ago
    5 members
  • Ask a Dietitian (closed)

    Ask a Dietitian (closed)

    Our volunteer Dietitian, Alice, answered your questions about diet and cancer. This session is now closed.
    Last Activity: over 1 year ago
    14 members
  • Ask a Pharmacist (closed)

    Ask a Pharmacist (closed)

    Our volunteer pharmacist Harpreet answered your questions. This session is now closed.
    Last Activity: over 3 years ago
    3 members
  • Ask a Physio (closed)

    Ask a Physio (closed)

    Our volunteer Physiotherapist, Hannah, answered questions about getting active during or after cancer treatment. This session is now closed.
    Last Activity: 2 months ago
    7 members

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