Support

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.

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Big C’s Wellbeing Blog: How to work well from home

How to work well from home By Julie Taaffe Due to these unprecedented times, some of you may have been asked by your employer to work from home (WFH), or continue your daily work pattern within the confines your abode. Due to the current situation with COVID-19, many of you

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Hair loss advice and support

Preparing for hair loss during the COVID-19 pandemic By Dr Melanie Pascale Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 outbreak our Centres are temporarily closed. Alongside this, our wig fitter is currently unable to provide the wig fitting service, whilst hairdressing salons and wig making salons are temporally closed too. This blog

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Demi’s Palliative Care Blog: What is ReSPECT?

What is ReSPECT? By Demi Brooks In my blog last week, I discussed DNACPR (Do Not Attempt Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) decisions and forms. In this week’s blog, I want to discuss ReSPECT, a new document which launched in Norfolk and Waveney in March of this year. ReSPECT, which stands for Recommended

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Demi’s Palliative Care Blog: What is a DNACPR?

What is a DNACPR? With Demi Brooks This week, I want to discuss one of the decisions you can make regarding whether you would want to be resuscitated in an emergency.   This is called a DNACPR (Do Not Attempt Cardio – Pulmonary Resuscitation), which is a document where you

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Update on Big C’s Welfare Advice

Update on Big C’s Welfare Advice By Kylie Sutton Despite our Centres being temporarily closed due to the current situation with Covid-19, Big C is still here to help support those affected by cancer. One service we are still able to offer over the phone is our Welfare Advice in

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Andrew’s Story

April is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month, dedicated to raising awareness of bowel cancers or cancer which start  in the large bowel. We spoke with Andrew Delf, a service user at our Big C Centre at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH), to hear about his experience with bowel cancer.  This

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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.