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.

Our relationship with our breasts isn’t always straightforward

Whatever relationship you have with your breasts. It’s important you check them regularly for signs of breast cancer.

Your stories

Heidi with her husband and three children after chemo treatment

Heidi was diagnosed with breast cancer in May 2020, and has recently finished chemotherapy. She shares the difficult emotions and side effects that came with her treatment. 

24 November 2020 Personal story

Jo Churchill MP addresses parliament

Last week, the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Breast Cancer (APPGBC) held a debate in Parliament to highlight the action that needs to be taken on key issues facing people affected by breast cancer.

18 November 2020 Breast Cancer Now

Clare and her running partner, Nikki, celebrating after finishing the Great South Run

Clare was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer last year at the age of 46. This year, she completed the Great South Run for Breast Cancer Now. 

18 November 2020 Personal story