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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 (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.

CEO of Young Lives vs Cancer Rachel Kirby-Rider’s response to Public Account Committee’s report Covid:19: Government Support for Charities

Wednesday 9 June 2021

Our Chief Executive responds to Public Account Committee’s report Covid:19: Government Support for Charities

Exeter 89-year-old volunteer celebrates charity shop reopening after Covid restrictions ease

Thursday 3 June 2021

Long-serving volunteer Thelma Peters, 89, is celebrating being back behind the till at the Young Lives vs Cancer charity shop

Inspiring Dorking cancer survivor gives back after shock diagnosis aged 21

Thursday 3 June 2021

Maisie, a 24-year-old cancer survivor from Dorking, Surrey, is giving back to the charity that supported her through cancer treatment

There’s No Place Like Home – Hollie’s Story

Thursday 27 May 2021

Find out how a Young Lives vs Cancer Home from Home in Manchester would have made the world of difference to 18 year old Hollie when she was facing cancer.

Jack’s Story

Thursday 27 May 2021

Young Lives vs Cancer supported dad of two James Buse cope when he was reeling in shock after his young son Jack was diagnosed with an aggressive cancer.  Here he tells Jack's story...

NHS Property Services staff vote for a three-year charity partnership with Young Lives vs Cancer

Thursday 27 May 2021

The staff at NHS Property Services has voted overwhelmingly in favour of Young Lives vs Cancer (formerly CLIC Sargent) as their new three-year charity partner.

Young Lives vs Cancer, nice to meet you! 

Wednesday 26 May 2021

Over the coming weeks, we will be changing our name from CLIC Sargent to Young Lives vs Cancer

CLIC Sargent’s Chief Nurse move to strengthen collaboration between two cancer charities

Monday 3 May 2021

CLIC Sargent reveals name of new Manchester Home from Home

Thursday 15 April 2021

‘Ava’s Chain of Kindness’ created in loving memory of Ava, 2, to raise funds for young people with cancer

Friday 9 April 2021

Teddy bears decorated by school children make up 'Ava's Chain of Kindness' in memory of Ava, 2, and organisers hope children across the UK will get involved!