The web Directory of Information Materials for People Affected by Cancer is regularly updated and currently has details of over 1,900 booklets, leaflets, books and audiovisual materials for people affected by cancer. Most have been published in the last five years but we have included some older ones that are still useful.
Please enter a word or phrase into the search box to find relevant materials. If you want to search for a phrase, please use quotes, eg “Macmillan Cancer Support”, “Breast cancer”. If you have any questions about the web directory please contact Sue Hawkins firstname.lastname@example.org
Comprehensive booklet for young people with lymphoma.
Children's Cancer and Leukaemia Group
This booklet for the parents and carers of children with cancer aims to help answer some of the many questions that arise when treatment finishes. It discusses feelings and emotions, practical issues, school, and moving on.
Brain and Spine Foundation
This booklet provides information on brain tumours in adults and focuses on primary brain tumours. It describes brain tumours and provides information on common symptoms, tests and investigations and possible treatments. It also provides information on rehabilitation and returning to everyday activities.
Prostate Cancer UK
This booklet is for men who want to know how prostate cancer and its treatment can affect their sex life.
A directory of support services and resources for people with a brain tumour in Aberdeen, The Highlands and surrounding areas.
Joe is diagnosed with leukaemia in his first year at school. This illustrated, colour storybook describes what happens when Joe has to go into hospital for tests. The story follows Joe from first feeling ill, through diagnosis and treatment, to recovery and returning to normal life.
Guidance on the Personal Independence Payment (PIP) for young people over 16 who have cancer.
Breast Cancer Care
This booklet explains what a family history of breast cancer is, and what this may mean for you or your family.
Guidance on Universal Credit for young people who have cancer.
Lucy is five years old when she is diagnosed with cancer. This illustrated, colour storybook describes what happens when she has to go to the hospital for tests and treatment. The story follows Lucy from first feeling ill, through diagnosis and treatment, to recovery and returning to normal life.