Research round-up

We look at three projects we’re funding to help improve the lives of women with breast cancer.

Personal story | 19 September 2019

Victoria, her sisters and her mum

Victoria and her sisters are hosting an Afternoon Tea in memory of their mum.

Personal story | 17 June 2019

Lucy having her head shaved

Lucy discusses the difficult emotions she felt after her breast cancer diagnosis and how she manages them since she finished hospital treatment.

Personal story | 13 June 2019

Sharan will be modelling in The Show

Sharan struggled with the effects her mastectomy had on her body. This year, she'll be taking part in The Show London.

Personal story | 11 June 2019


After her diagnosis, Adeline found confidence again as a model in The Scotland Show. She explains how giving back makes her feel she can make a difference.

Personal story | 7 June 2019

Volunteering brings people and communities together, builds confidence and develops new skills, improves mental health, and has a positive impact on health and wellbeing. The ActWELL volunteer lifestyle coaching role is a perfect example of this.

Breast Cancer Now | 5 June 2019

Christine modelling at the London Show

Christine, from Wales, describes why volunteering means so much to her. 

Personal story | 5 June 2019

Juliet in her Breast Cancer Care t-shirt

This Volunteers’ Week, Juliet looks at how volunteering helped her in her recovery to grow as a person, and why she wants to give back. 

Personal story | 3 June 2019

Working in the Services Improvement team, part of my role is to recruit and manage our volunteers who work with us on our Service Pledge.

Personal story | 31 May 2019

Here are our top tips to on how you can raise funds to help make life-saving breast cancer research and life-changing support happen while watching the tournament!

Breast Cancer Now | 30 May 2019