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

Dawn on You Are What You Wear

After breast cancer surgery, Dawn lost confidence in how she looked. An appearance on the BBC1 show, You Are What You Wear helped her to feel more accepting and positive about her body.

2 July 2020 Personal story

Kate, her husband, and their two young children at the coast

After being diagnosed with primary breast cancer in November last year, 41-year-old mother-of-two, Kate, opted for chemotherapy. Then it was cancelled due to COVID-19.

29 June 2020 Personal story

Dr Michael Jones

While a lot of lab-based research is currently on hold due to COVID-19, the Breast Cancer Now Generations Study continues. 

25 June 2020 Breast Cancer Now