Macmillan Cancer Support

Macmillan are here to help everyone with cancer live life as fully as they can, providing physical, financial and emotional support. So whatever cancer throws your way, we’re right there with you.

Mummy's Star

Mummy's Star the only charity in the UK and Ireland with the aim of 'supporting pregnancy through cancer and beyond'. Supporting women and their families affected by cancer during pregnancy or within the first 12 months after giving birth through advice, support and guidance.

Fruit Fly Collective

  • Uses science and art to support families who are affected by cancer by increasing both the child's and their carer's understanding of the disease

Cancer Research UK

Is the UK’s pioneering work into the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer has helped save millions of lives. They support research into all aspects of cancer through the work of over 4,000 scientists, doctors and nurses. Together with its partners and supporters, Cancer Research UK's vision is to bring forward the day when all cancers are cured. They provide information and advice about talking to children when a parent has been diagnosed with cancer. Along with, tips for talking to children of different ages, to enable them to understand what cancer is.

The Osborne Trust

  • Provides children aged 16 and under who's parent/s have cancer access to recreational activities during a parent/s treatment by funding up to 3 activties such as a cinema trip or meal out


  • Provides support and advice for teenagers who have a parent with cancer