Media Centre

Want to know about children and young people with cancer and their families? Well, we’ve got something to say! Our Media and PR team is available 24/7 for comment, interviews and information.

For media enquiries only, call our Media and PR team on 0844 848 1189 or email mediarelations@younglivesvscancer.org.uk (Please note, we are only able to help with media queries on this number, for anything else please call 0300 330 0803)

Out of hours contact: +44 (0)844 848 1189

You can also check out our contacts for journalists and our Ambassadors and Celebrity Supporters page.

Young Lives vs Cancer announces emergency winter grant for families facing cancer in response to panic of rising living costs  

Monday 29 November 2021

Hercules the Bear gives young cancer patients extra strength this Christmas

Monday 22 November 2021

Evie with her Hercules Bear

Five ways you can shop to support Young Lives vs Cancer this Giving Tuesday

Wednesday 17 November 2021

Want to do some Christmas shopping while also doing something good to support children and young people with cancer? Here are five things you can buy from our partners this Giving Tuesday

Young Lives vs Cancer welcomes NHS England’s service specification for children’s cancer services

Thursday 11 November 2021

Young Lives vs Cancer welcomes the launch of NHS England’s service specification for children’s cancer services in England

Young Lives vs Cancer celebrates arrival of new trustee Sathya Bala

Monday 8 November 2021

Young Lives vs Cancer welcomes Sathya Bala as new trustee of the charity

Sun on Sunday launches Christmas card competition to raise money for Young Lives vs Cancer

Sunday 31 October 2021

The Sun on Sunday launches card competition to help young people with cancer this Christmas

“Doing what’s right, not what’s easy”: Charity Young Lives vs Cancer had to make brave changes to support thousands during pandemic year

Friday 29 October 2021

Young Lives vs Cancer launches first-ever digital impact report looking back on the impact its services had over the past year

Doing what's right, not what's easy

Under 16 Cancer Patient Experience data published for the first time

Friday 29 October 2021

Young Lives vs Cancer calls for a Young Cancer Patient Travel Fund ahead of the Chancellor’s Autumn Budget statement

Friday 22 October 2021

Ahead of the Chancellor's Autumn budget review, Young Lives vs Cancer urges the government to fund a young cancer patient travel fund

“I want to be the role model I didn’t have back then”: Ore Oduba hears the experiences of young Black cancer patients this Black History Month

Thursday 21 October 2021

Our ambassador Ore Oduba sat down with four young Black cancer patients and survivors to speak about their experiences this Black History Month