KCSN is here to help and support you

We are the UK’s largest and most active patient-led kidney cancer charity. Whether you are a patient, survivor or someone you know has been diagnosed with kidney cancer, you have come to the right place to find support and information, and to be part of a caring and knowledgeable community of people: We are here to help you.

Because we are all cancer patients or carers, we know just what you are going through. We have thousands of members across the UK whose lives have been affected by kidney cancer; we share our experiences and we support and care about each other. Read more here.

Help us to help others

The coronavirus pandemic has seriously affected our capacity for fundraising. To find out how you can help us maintain our support services, please visit our fundraising page here: Fundraising events or our donations page here: How to make a donation

Coronavirus: advice for cancer patients

For more information, please visit our dedicated support page

about coronavirus, vaccination and kidney cancer.

The theme for this year’s World Kidney Cancer Day was ‘We need to talk about how we’re feeling’

There is still time to complete your Personalised Psychosocial Wellbeing Report to help you talk about your emotional wellbeing

and give you suggestions to help you feel better in the future.

To find out more about the campaign visit our World Kidney Cancer Day 2021 page here.

Learn more about kidney cancer

Go to our Information Hub to find out everything to do with kidney cancer. Learn about treatment options, access to treatments, living with kidney cancer, managing side effects, and much more. Find NICE guidelines and NHS policies, patient 2 patient help sheets, our kidney cancer glossary and some useful links to other websites. Be sure of getting friendly advice and accurate information in patient friendly language.

Information Hub

Please get in touch – we are here to help

You can phone our kidney cancer helpline for a confidential one-2-one talk with another cancer patient. Or if you prefer, please email us directly with any kidney cancer-related questions. You don’t have to face kidney cancer alone; we can help by offering friendship, support and by sharing experiences, because together we are stronger.

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KCSN Activities

One Cancer Voice- Plotting a route out of the pandemic

KCSN joined forces with 46 cancer charities as part of One Cancer Voice to ask the UK Government to commit much-needed funding to improve and maintain cancer services


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