Coronavirus and breast cancer

Our information about coronavirus (Covid-19) for people affected by breast cancer, including support, tips on self-isolation and social distancing.

How can we help you?

Helpline staff

Our Clinical Nurse Specialist answers some common questions about breast cancer and coronavirus. Read more.

Signs and symptoms

It's important to get to know your breasts. Check your breasts regularly and see your GP if you notice any changes. Find out more.

Our advisory committees

We focus on four key areas of research: risk and prevention, early detection and diagnosis, treatment and secondary breast cancer. Learn more.

wear it pink on 23 October

On 23 October, during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we will wear pink, raise money and help make life-saving breast cancer research and life-changing care happen. Will you join us?  

Afternoon Tea Moments

Join us for an Afternoon Tea

Our Afternoon Teas will have to look quite different this year. But that doesn’t mean they won’t be hugely impactful! 

Register for your fundraising pack and start planning your unique tea today.

Your stories

close up of lesley's face, she is smiling while the wind blows her hair

When Lesley was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2018, her first thought was for her children. During treatment, she tried her hardest to continue ‘as normal’ - even when she struggled to get out of bed.

14 August 2020 Breast Cancer Now

Understanding the genetics of male breast cancer

Scientists largely funded by Breast Cancer Now have discovered three new genetic changes that increase the risk of breast cancer in men, furthering our understanding of this form of the disease.

12 August 2020 Breast Cancer Now

Afternoon Tea tips

Our Afternoon Teas will have to look quite different this year, so we wanted to share some inspiration and tips to help you organise an Afternoon Tea and keep everyone safe.

12 August 2020 Breast Cancer Now