Thyroid cancer helplines

Use our helplines to find out more information and advice on thyroid cancer

NHS Choices – Cancer of the Thyroid

Comprehensive information on thyroid cancer from NHS Choices, with links to external websites.

McMillan Cancer Care

Helpline: 0808 808 00 00 to talk to a cancer nurse

Information on thyroid cancer, including how it is diagnosed, treatments you might have, possible side effects and how to get further support. If you have any questions about cancer, need support, or if you just want someone to talk to, call the free helpline.

Cancer Help UK

Helpline: 0808 800 4040

CancerHelp UK is a free information service about cancer and cancer care for people with cancer and their families. This link is all about cancer of the thyroid gland, including symptoms, causes, treatment and current research.

Rarer Cancers Foundation

Helpline: 0800 334 5551

The Rarer Cancers Foundation exists to ensure that people with rarer cancers have access to the best services and outcomes. We provide up to date information on rarer cancers and treatment options available. We enable supportive networking for patients, carers and clinicians and act as a gateway, directing patients to further avenues of support and information, such as patient groups or charities.

Butterfly Thyroid Cancer Trust

Helpline: 01207 545 469

Butterfly Thyroid Cancer Trust is the first national charity in the UK dedicated solely to the support of patients with thyroid cancer.

The British Thyroid Foundation

Tel: 01423 810093

Patient-led charitable organisation dedicated to helping those with thyroid disorders. Provides support and information for those with thyroid disorders and for their families.

Thyroid UK

Providing information and resources to promote effective diagnosis and appropriate treatment for people with thyroid disorders in the UK.