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 020 8752 2812 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.

Young Lives vs Cancer responds to Our Plan for Patients

Thursday 22 September 2022

Child holding mobility walking device

Charities call on Health Sec to commit to 10-Year Cancer Plan

Thursday 22 September 2022

The Government must tackle the cost of cancer for children and young people

Thursday 8 September 2022

Young Lives vs Cancer calls on new Prime Minister to ensure needs of children and young people with cancer are prioritised

Wednesday 7 September 2022

It is time for the Prime Minister to commit to age appropriate care, better mental health and aftercare support, and more financial assistance for cancer costs for families living with cancer.

Couple tackle walking challenge in memory of daughter

Saturday 3 September 2022

Bereaved parents Jo and Simon take on South Coast Challenge to raise money for Young Lives vs Cancer in memory of their daughter Lola

H Samuel and Ernest Jones go gold to support Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Thursday 1 September 2022

H Samuel and Ernest Jones are supporting Young Lives vs Cancer during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month by donating 10% of profits from the sale of their Because We Care Collection

Talking to my 7 year old daughter about their brain surgery

Thursday 1 September 2022

Throughout September’s Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, Young Lives vs Cancer is asking people to show their support for children with cancer and their families as they share the hardest conversations they have faced during treatment and beyond.

A photo of Kara with her parents when her final chemo finished

Young Lives vs Cancer launch partnership with The LEGO Group to share the power of play for children with cancer

Thursday 14 July 2022

Wimbledon ‘wildcard’ and cancer survivor Ryan Peniston becomes ambassador for children’s cancer charity

Friday 8 July 2022

Tennis player and cancer survivor Ryan Peniston comes on board as Young Lives vs Cancer's newest ambassador