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We are committed to campaigning to improve the treatment, support and care of people affected by breast cancer. Our campaigning work is guided and informed by the views of people living with breast cancer.

Campaigning blog

NHS England has announced (Thursday 28 August) that the Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF) is to get an additional £160 million in funding over the next two years.

Who this helps

The CDF allows patients in England to access cancer drugs not routinely funded by the NHS. The increase in funding will boost the annual £200m fund by 40% to £280m. 

Post date: 28 August 2014

Five UK hospitals are asking their patients with secondary breast cancer how they feel about the support and services available locally. The survey is part of the Secondary Breast Cancer Pledge, a partnership between Breast Cancer Care and Breakthrough Breast Cancer.


Post date: 05 August 2014

5027 Breast Cancer Care is here so that no one has to face breast cancer alone.

We are the only UK-wide charity providing specialist support and...

Post date: 10 July 2014

All older breast cancer patients should have the information they need about their treatment, in the way that they wish to receive it.

This was one of the main discussion points at a high-level roundtable meeting in Westminster this week. It was held by the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Breast Cancer (APPG BC), which brings together MPs and Peers with an interest in breast cancer issues. We were also at the meeting along with health policymakers, healthcare professionals...

Post date: 15 May 2014

Every year just over 5,000 women under the age of 45 are diagnosed with breast cancer.

To help support them, we've worked with more than 200 younger women and breast cancer specialists to develop a set of the Standards of care for younger women with breast cancer.


Post date: 01 April 2014