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 email@example.com
Macmillan Cancer Support|CHANGE
An easy read booklet about having tests at hospital and what might happen.
ENABLE Scotland|Macmillan Cancer Support|CHANGE
This booklet is about getting good health care if you have cancer and a learning disability.
Macmillan Cancer Support|ENABLE Scotland|CHANGE
It is helpful to tell your doctors and nurses what is important to you. This will help them give you the best care. You can use this book to write about what is important to you.
An easy read booklet about how cancer can affect your job, what your rights are and where to get more support.
An easy read booklet explaining what radiotherapy is and how it is given.
An easy read booklet explaining what chemotherapy is and how it is given.
An easy read booklet explaining minor surgery and major surgery. The booklet talks about what happens before and during an operation. There is also information about recovery after surgery and possible side effects.
An easy read booklet about how cancer can affect your sex life and things that can help.
An easy read booklet about the different complementary therapies that are available.