Other sources of information
Cancer Help UK
The patient information website of Cancer Research UK.
Cancer Research UK, PO Box 123, London, WC2A 3PX
Tel: Specialist Nurses: 020 7061 8355
Tel: Freephone: 0808 800 4040
Lines are open Monday to Friday, between 9am and 5pm.
Email address for enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org
Cancer Research UK
61 Lincolns Inn Fields, London, WC2A 3PX
Tel (Supporter Services): 020 7121 6699
Tel (Switchboard): 020 7242 0200
Fax: 020 7269 3100
Channel 4 TV: Embarrassing Bodies Programme
Prostate – Don’t Die of Embarrassment
A special 5-minute video looking at the prostate and the various problems that can develop with it. The prostate is one of the few parts of the body that continues to grow as a man gets older, and this can lead to a number of problems that range from the benign, to the life-threatening. This video guide explains the process of getting your prostate checked, explains the various problems that can occur, and also provides advice on lifestyle changes that can be made.
Chilterns Prostate Cancer Support Group (CPCSG)
Established in 2005 by a small group of prostate cancer patients CPCSG provides support and encouragement to all men affected by prostate cancer and their spouses, partners, carers, relatives and friends. CPCSG is committed to increasing awareness of prostate cancer within the Chilterns area, principally in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire.
Macmillan Cancer Information, 89 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7UQ
Tel Freephone: 0808 808 2120 (9am to 6pm Mon to Fri)
Textphone service (for deaf and hard of hearing people): 0808 808 0121
National Cancer Alliance
PO Box 579, Oxford, OX4 1LB
Tel: 01865 793566
Fax: 01865 251050
Prostate Cancer Centre
Stirling Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7RF
Tel: 0845 370 7000
Fax: 0845 370 7001
Prostate Cancer Foundation
Rm 208, The Blackfriars Foundry
156 Blackfriars Road
Tel: 020 7953 7152
Prostate Cancer Support Association
BMBox 9434, London, WC1N 3XX
Tel Helpline: 0845 6010766
Terminal Illness was formed to offer a unique reference point on coping with a terminal illness as a sufferer, relative or friend.
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Prostate Cancer Canada Network (PCCN)
Formerly the Canadian Prostate Cancer Network, the PCCN speaks for thousands of men and their families who, each year, are diagnosed with prostate cancer. 120 affiliated support groups across Canada.