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Two years since the UK went into lockdown, young people are still facing cancer alone, say cancer charities

Thursday 17 March 2022

Young people who are being supported by Young Lives vs Cancer and Teenage Cancer Trust have come forward with heart-breaking accounts of having to face cancer alone.

Young Lives vs Cancer to support Ukrainian children arriving in the UK for cancer treatment

Monday 14 March 2022

International Women’s Day: Thoughts from Rachel Kirby-Rider, Young Lives vs Cancer CEO

Tuesday 8 March 2022

A photo of Rachel Kirby-Rider, Young Lives vs Cancer CEO

A novel idea! Top authors including Ian Rankin offer fans exclusive literary prizes for Young Lives vs Cancer Good Books campaign

Monday 28 February 2022

Children and young people with cancer must not be forgotten in the ‘war on cancer’ 

Friday 4 February 2022

World Cancer Day launch: Cancer charity releases limited-edition T-shirt designed by ambassador Jules Von Hep

Friday 4 February 2022

New limited-edition World Cancer Day t-shirt designed by Young Lives vs Cancer ambassador Jules von Hep on sale

‘Despite it all, every win matters’: Young people celebrate their wins while facing cancer this World Cancer Day

Friday 4 February 2022

Young people supported by Young Lives vs Cancer recognise their big and small wins as part of #EveryWinMatters campaign this World Cancer Day

Morrisons raise £18 million for Young Lives vs Cancer as partnership ends on a record high

Monday 31 January 2022

Supershoes thanks Young Lives vs Cancer after gifting their 5000th pair

Monday 24 January 2022

Henry smiling with his Supershoes

“He genuinely saved my life.” Young Lives vs Cancer Social Worker awarded MBE in New Year Honours list for services to teenagers and young adults with cancer in Northern Ireland

Saturday 1 January 2022

Simon Darby awarded MBE for services to teenagers and young adults with cancer in Northern Ireland.