Cancer Support


A free patient cancer App designed for your NHS Cancer Centre.


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Cancer Research UK - About Cancer

Cancer Research UK fund scientists, doctors and nurses to help beat cancer sooner. They also provide cancer information to the public.

Telephone: 0300 1231022



Plymouth Area Cancer Support Network

Plymouth Area Cancer Support Network (PACS Network) is made up of the organisers of cancer support groups in the Plymouth area and professionals in the fields of cancer treatment and support.

They are working together so that the support the groups offer is as good as it can be.


Plymouth Prostate Support Group

Telephone: 01752 792 736


Contact: David Squires

Website: – Plymouth Prostate Support Group

Cancer Research UK - Your Urgent Referral

Download the ‘Your Urgent Referral’ document for more information.


Macmillan - Cancer information and support

If you or someone you care about has been diagnosed with cancer, Macmillan are there to help. Find out how they can support you and get information about different cancer types.

Telephone: 0808 808 00 00


The Primrose Foundation - Breast Cancer Support and Useful Links

If you or someone close to you has been affected by breast cancer, there are a wide range of support groups and services that can help.


Plymouth and District Bowel Cancer Support Group

A support group for people suffering or recovering from bowel cancer or stoma and for families/carers, talking to people who are at some stage on their own individual journeys, (mainly based around Derriford Hospital,) about surgery, chemotherapy, stoma, colonoscopy, colectomy, colostomy, ileostomy and anything else that may be worrying you.

Telephone: 07934-922156