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Our volunteers are the foundation and heart of Breast Cancer Care. Without them, we would not be able to continue to support the thousands of people affected by breast cancer who rely on us for information and support.

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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

This Tuesday saw a debate in Parliament on secondary breast cancer, the first time it has been debated for a number of years. Tabled by Annette Brooke MP, one of the co-chairs of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Breast Cancer, MPs used the opportunity to raise a number of issues facing people living with secondary breast cancer. Encouragingly, the government responded during the debate, recognising the need to do more to support people with a secondary breast cancer diagnosis.

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Post date: 27 November 2014

Alexandra Burke will be performing at this Sunday’s eagerly anticipated football match between England Women and Germany in aid of Breast Cancer Care.

The X-Factor winner and Breast Cancer Care Ambassador will be singing the National Anthem ahead of the special ‘Breast Cancer Care International’ match. Around 55,000 people will attend the match, the same number of people are diagnosed with breast cancer every year in the UK.

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Post date: 21 November 2014

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We are thrilled to announce that Breast Cancer Care won the Dove Self Esteem Award for our body image after...

Post date: 17 October 2014

MPs joined us yesterday in Westminster (15 October) to mark Secondary Breast Cancer Awareness Day.

The event in Parliament was hosted by Steve Brine MP, co-chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Breast Cancer.

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Post date: 16 October 2014

As part of our #hiddeneffects campaign for Secondary Breast Cancer Awareness Day on Monday 13 October, husband and wife Eleanor and Antony talk about the impact on both of their lives of pain caused by her illness. 

Eleanor's story

Antony's story

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Post date: 14 October 2014