Fighting Melanoma Together

NEWLY DIAGNOSED WITH MELANOMA?

At Melanoma UK it is our challenge and desire to give patients and their families much needed support during the very difficult times faced upon diagnosis. We're always on the other end of the phone. If you require melanoma support please call us on 0808 171 2455.

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TREATMENT OPTIONS

If you've been diagnosed with melanoma, your cancer care team will discuss your treatment options with you. It's important to weigh the benefits of each treatment option against the possible risks and side effects.

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Jon Herron

Meet Jonathan Herron.
He's the reason we're here.

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WAYS TO SUPPORT US

There are many different ways in which you can support Melanoma UK, from taking part in an event, volunteering your time, leave a gift in your will to fundraising. Click here for more ideas of how to help us.

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YOU ARE NOT ALONE

Living with melanoma? Melanoma UK believes a strong support community is critical to healing and recovery.

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News

  • Katie Bailey

    Compassion, Supportive and helpful. Read more

  • Fighting Melanoma: Henry Smith

    I was diagnosed with Melanoma in April 2019 and am keen to raise money for this important charity by running The London Marathon. Read more

  • ALEX BAKER - MY MELANOMA STORY

    In July 2017, Alex Baker noticed a small growth on his right shin. Here he shares his story, including several graphic photographs. Read more

  • MELANOMA UK HOLDS FIRST ONLINE/TELEPHONE HELP SERVICE

    We often receive calls from patients who have legal issues arising from their diagnosis. These can range from problems with employers, disability issues, medical problems etc. Read more

Events

  • PUSHING THE BOUNDARIES TO SOMERSET

    Dan Whiting hosts Pushing the Boundaries to Somerset. 16 April 2020. Book early to avoid disappointment. Read more

  • THE MELANOMA UK 837

    Let the adventure begin! What is the Melanoma UK 837? Well, we know that everyone loves a challenge, but not everyone can climb mountains, or run marathons. The Melanoma 837 is YOUR challenge. Read more

  • THE UK ONCOLOGY FORUM 2019

    The UK Oncology Forum now enters its thirteenth year and has now become a very popular UK pan-tumour, clinical, educational meeting on the UK Oncology educational calendar. Read more

  • PUTTING THE VOICE OF THE PATIENT AT THE FOREFRONT OF HTA

    Melanoma UK has been invited to attend the launch of the report: A review of patient involvement in HTAs.  Read more