Telephone Support Line 0800 092 7640

Available Monday to Friday 9.00am-5.00pm

Telephone Support Line 0800 092 7640

Available Monday to Friday 9.00am-5.00pm

Telephone Support Line 0800 092 7640

Available Monday to Friday 9.00am-5.00pm

You may wish to fundraise yourself, with family and friends or within your local group. Whatever the idea, be it large or small, we know you will have a great time raising vital funds for Big C.

Did you know we have 12 charity shops across Norfolk including a dedicated Craft Supplies Shop, Furniture Emporium, Bridal and a high-end fashion Boutique? We are always looking for high quality donations.

Volunteer

We are always looking for volunteers including in our Support Centres, shops and at our Fundraising events. Volunteering is a great way to spend some free time, meet new people, and gain experience.

Help us build a new Cancer Support Centre in Norwich. Support our vision to bring greater cancer care nearer to home. Donate now.

Big C news

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Park Radio support Big C

Park Radio complete an epic cycling challenge for Big C!

In November 2020 staff and volunteers from Park Radio station took on a 10-mile cycling challenge around the South Norfolk town of Diss, the hometown of the station. Managing Director and Station Manager at Park Radio, Chris Moyse, said: “Park Radio prides itself, as part of its community ethos, to

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Rachael’s Iron Lady Challenge for twin sister with breast cancer

Rachael’s story Beginning January 2020, Rachael’s twin sister Victoria was diagnosed with triple-negative aggressive breast cancer at the age of 42. This came as a huge blow to the family who were worried and anxious about the unknown. Victoria was informed she would have six chemotherapy sessions and then surgery

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Student Volunteering Week: Meet Francesca and Emma

Monday 8 to Sunday 14 February is Student Volunteering Week. At Big C, we are fortunate to have volunteers from across the region who give their time, knowledge and expertise in our shops, Centres, main office and at Big C fundraising events. For Student Volunteering Week, we interviewed two young

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Heart cushions for those diagnosed with breast cancer

Are you a creative, crafty individual with a love for sewing? Then you may be able to help Big C! Big C are in need of handmade heart-shaped cushions to be included in our Care Packages, given to those currently undergoing cancer treatment. These easy-to-sew cushions help aid comfort around

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Cervical Cancer Prevention week: Q&A

Monday 19 to Sunday 24 January is Cervical Cancer Prevention Week, dedicated to raising awareness of cervical cancer and how to reduce your risk of the disease. Jenny Daly, Big C’s Cancer Information Clinical Nurse Specialist, has answered some common questions regarding cervical cancer and how Big C can help not

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Why you should join a Big C Support Group

Cancer Support Groups at Big C By Jenny Daly Being given a cancer diagnosis can be a stressful time not only for the person who has been diagnosed, but also for those who are supporting them. People can experience various emotions such as shock, anger, and disbelief. They can also

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Coronavirus and Cancer

Updated: Wednesday 6 January 2021 We understand that if you are living with or caring for someone with cancer, or if you are living beyond cancer, you may be worried about how Coronavirus could affect you and your loved ones. Below, we’ve included a list of resources, government and NHS advice and

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Stories from Big C: Katherine’s Story

Katherine’s Story In 2016, Big C service user Katherine was diagnosed with Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS) cancer, a type of non-invasive breast cancer that forms in the milk ducts (breastcancer.org). Although she had a mastectomy in 2016, she was diagnosed with cancer again in December 2019 and underwent treatment

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Find out how Big C can support you and your family if you’ve been affected by cancer.

We can help to improve your quality of life, physical health, and mental wellbeing.

Some people take to the skies, run, jump, walk, swim and cycle whilst others make tea, bake cakes or shave heads.

What will you do to make a difference?

Two men from Norfolk who found themselves with cancer and having to travel for treatment, vowed local people would have access to the best treatment and support … and in 1980 the Big C Appeal was formed.