Coronavirus and breast cancer

Our information about coronavirus (Covid-19) for people affected by breast cancer, including support, vaccine information, 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 online support services

If you’re dealing with the news of your diagnosis, managing the ongoing side effects of treatment, or want to talk to others in a similar situation, we're here for you.

Your stories

Oa, who is white and has short, dark blonde hair, holds up a littlelifts box beside her husband, Greg. Both of them are smiling.

Oa set up littlelifts as a way of supporting people in active cancer treatment. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, she is still making sure people feel cared for. 

23 April 2021 Personal story

Laura and her baby

Five years ago, Laura found out she had breast cancer while pregnant with her second child. Tune in as she reflects on how her diagnosis impacted her, as well as how she has been able to move forward in the time since.

22 April 2021 Personal story

Professor Andy Sewell in his lab

It's thanks to your support that our researchers can continue to find new ways to prevent breast cancer, save lives and make sure people live well with and beyond the disease. 

22 April 2021 Breast Cancer Now