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Tackle Prostate Cancer
The National Federation of Prostate Cancer Support Groups

Tackle Prostate Cancer

Tackle prostate cancer is a campaign run by The National Federation of Prostate Cancer Support Groups which:


  • raises awareness of prostate cancer,
  • encourages early detection of prostate cancer,
  • seeks to ensure that men with prostate cancer always get the best treatment whatever the stage of their disease,
  • strives to remove injustices in treatment pathways offered to prostate cancer patients.


To find out more about Tackle Prostate Cancer, our campaigns and support services, please click here to visit our website

National Helpline


Call 0800 035 5302 and speak to a patient.

Our telephone helpline, 0800 035 5302 is manned by prostate cancer patients 365 days per year from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm.

The length of time since they had their treatment varies from 2 years to over 15 years, so they are able to discuss the effect the treatment they had had on them and any short or long term side effects that may occur after treatment.


Alternatively, you can email a query to


It should be borne in mind that this facility is run by volunteers who are not medically trained but have themselves coped with being diagnosed with prostate cancer.


For further details about our helpline and email facility, please click here to visit our website. 


Patient Support Groups

The National Federation of Prostate Cancer Support Groups is an organisation of over 80 UK patient-led prostate cancer support groups, which:


  • acts as the voice of patients;
  • assists and strengthens the activities of support groups in aid of men and their families affected by prostate cancer;
  • encourages and assists the formation and development of prostate cancer support groups throughout the United Kingdom.


Click here to find a support group near you. 

Tackle Prostate Cancer
16 Kirby Street

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