UK-wide network providing support and information as well as a nurse-led telephone and email support service staffed by medical professionals that can answer clinical questions, talk through the issues, provide emotional support, advice and chat. Ovacome publishes a newsletter three times a year which is packed with information about the latest ovarian cancer research, trials and lots of news from our members. Ovacome also publishes authoritative clinical information for people affected by ovarian cancer and for health professionals, and represents the interests of women to the health service, the medical and research establishments and decision makers.
Target Ovarian Cancer is dedicated to achieving a long and good life for every woman diagnosed with ovarian cancer in the United Kingdom, and working to improve diagnosis and treatment of this disease.
If you have cancer or are concerned about a friend or relative with cancer, we are just a call away. Our freephone cancer support line is manned by an experienced Oncology Nurse, a Health and Wellbeing Advisor, a Cancer Support Advisor and a team of highly trained volunteers. We can listen to your worries and concerns about cancer, as well as providing information, advice and support. Our Cancer Support Advisors provide financial support, counselling, a social work service and a number of support groups, including bereavement groups, to anyone affected by cancer. In addition, our Mobile Cancer Support Unit brings cancer care to the heart of a patient's community.