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Patient Support

Recently Diagnosed

If you, a loved one or a friend has recently been diagnosed with kidney cancer, you probably have a lot of questions about testing, treatments, side effects, clinical trials and other medical issues. We will support you on each step of your journey.

See our Frequently Asked Questions

About Kidney Cancer

Find out about kidney cancer, including how it is diagnosed, treatments you might have, possible side effects and how to get further support.

Visit our Kidney Cancer Information Pages

Literature and Factsheets

This section of the website will give you a wealth of information about kidney cancer including award winning ‘Understanding Kidney Cancer’ booklet.

Download Literature and Factsheets here

Facebook Kidney Cancer Support Group

Our Facebook Kidney Cancer Support Group is a forum for kidney cancer patients, carers, their families and friends. There you have can share your experience of kidney cancer and ask for advice or support from those in a similar position. this is a closed Facebook page which means you will have to apply to join. This is very simple and all is required is for you to answer all three questions to join. If you do not answer the questions you will not be accepted for the group.

You may also ask a question for our faculty of specialist kidney cancer nurses to answer –directly to you.

More information on Closed Facebook Page

Kidney Cancer Careline

Join Our Mailing List

If you would like to join our mailing list to keep in touch with what is happening at Kidney Cancer UK and Kidney Cancer Scotland, you can join our mailing list here. Also, if you are on our mailing list and want to be removed, you can also do that here too.

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Case Studies

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What Is A CNS?

We are very please to be able to present this brief video from Susanna Smith who is a Clinical Nurse Specialist (Trials) at The Christie...
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Kidney Cancer Careline

If you are newly diagnosed, a kidney cancer patient, a family member or friend of someone with kidney cancer our Careline is here to support you. The service is free and confidential and you will talk to a professional who is there to help.

We are here to listen, inform & support.

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Latest Video

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National Screening Research

We are very please to present this update video on Mr Grant Stewart, explains his research project, being part funded by Kidney Cancer UK, into a national screening programme for kidney cancer and his teams progress.

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Events News

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Guest Blogger

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Fundraising & Events

Would you like to run a marathon, a half-marathon, a 5k fun run or maybe you like to do Mud Running or Cycling?  There are hundreds of ways to help us support kidney cancer patients a cross England, Scotland and Wales and the one thing they have in common is they have to be fun!

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Free Booklets

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You can order your free copy of any, or all, of our three ‘Understanding Kidney Cancer’ booklets now. Please go to our  Booklet Page where you can read online or order a free copy which we will happily post to you.

Work With Us

Working for the Kidney Cancer UK is a rewarding and positive experience.

We recognise the difference that people can make. Working as part of a tight knit team where everyone works to the top of their ability, we will help you develop your career to ensure we maintain the highest standard of support for kidney cancer patients, carers and their family across the UK throughout their kidney cancer journey.

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