Breast Cancer Now

Description of service

Free confidential helpline with tailored information and specialist support to anyone affected by breast cancer or with queries about breast health. Callers include people who want to know more about the signs and symptoms of breast cancer; people who’ve been diagnosed with breast cancer, their families and friends; and healthcare professionals. Calls are answered by nurses and trained staff with experience of breast cancer. Can also signpost to further support. Further information on the range of services available on the website. Support days around the UK. National regional centres, also hairloss advice, online forums, specialist services for younger women and those with secondary breast cancer. Calls are free from all UK landlines and mobiles. Access to a telephone interpreting service in over 240 languages and the Next Generation Text service, prefix 18001.

Key Focus

Breast cancer and breast health

Age Range

All ages

Opening Times

Monday–Friday, 9am–4pm
Saturday, 9am–1pm

Area Of Operation

Whole of UK


No charge

Referral Method

Self referral

Registered Charity Number

1160558 (prev 1017658)

Registered Company Number