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

Read our blog for news and articles from your local cancer charity.

Big C Bridal Blog: Emma’s Story

A story behind every dress At the Big C Bridal Boutique, we have an extensive range of gorgeous bridal gowns, but we wouldn’t have this stunning collection without the help of our donors. Each one of our bridal dresses has been donated which means every dress has already been blessed

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Stories from Big C: Sharon’s Story

Sharon’s Story Photo of Sharon Button In August 2019, Sharon Button was diagnosed with Triple Negative Breast Cancer after her routine mammogram uncovered she had developed cancer in her right breast. During her treatment, she visited the Big C Centre at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) usually after she

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Stories from Big C: Debra’s Story

Debra’s Story In October 2017, Big C service user Debra was diagnosed with endometrial cancer, a type of cancer of the womb which affects the female reproductive system. Prior to her diagnosis, Debra did not experience any symptoms or notice anything unusual for her body. In fact, she was diagnosed

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Big C’s Online Meetings – September

Big C’s Online Meetings – September 2020 Many of our cancer support groups, workshops and drop-in meetings are now available online via Zoom. Please see below information regarding the dates and times for online group meetings this September. To join any of these meetings, call us for free at 0800

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Stories from Big C: Deb and Diana’s story

Deb and Diana’s Story In 2019, Deb Shome was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma after it was discovered that a lump on his face was cancerous. Deb and his wife Diana both began to visit our NNUH and Great Yarmouth Centres during and after Deb’s treatments. During lockdown, Deb and Diana

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Big C’s Online Meetings – August 2020

Big C’s Online Meetings – August 2020 Although our Big C Centres are temporarily closed due to COVID-19, most of our cancer support groups, workshops and drop-in meetings are now hosting online meetings via Zoom. Please see below information regarding the dates and times for online group meetings this August.

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Big C’s Wellbeing Blog: Practising Mindfulness at Home

Practising Mindfulness at Home By Kylie Sutton During these challenging and uncertain times, it is easy to become overwhelmed, stressed or anxious. A great way to combat these feelings and help relax your body and mind is to practice mindfulness. Below I have written some tips on how to practise

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Update about our Centre

Centre build postponed to 2021 COVID-19 and the impact is has had on our fundraising events for 2020 has meant that the Nearer to Home build has been temporarily suspended. We now expect the project to be completed during 2021 and our fundraising will continue with this aim. Donations would

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What is Trichology?

What is Trichology? By Shelley Line Local Trichologist Shelley Line is now offering her services to Big C service users who are living with and beyond cancer. Below she explains what Trichology is and how her services may be of benefit to those experiencing hair loss or thinning due to

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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.