Sometimes it’s not easy to get face-to-face support
But you’d still like to talk with other people who’ve had a breast cancer diagnosis and understand what you’re going through.
Live Chat is a private chat room provided by BREAST CANCER CARE where you can talk about whatever’s on your mind. There are usually between four and 10 people at each session. Someone from Breast Cancer Care is also on hand to point to sources of help and information.
To find out more or to start your chat see
They have two live chat sessions, one for primary and one for secondary cancer.
You will need to register before you chat, but once registered you can chat in confidence that what you say is confidential
Chat times are as follows
Breast Cancer Care Chat: Primary Breast Cancer
Monthly themed sessions for people with a diagnosis of primary disease.
There is a nurse on hand on the last Tuesday of the month, 3-4pm.
Breast Cancer Care Chat: Secondary Breast Cancer
Weekly sessions for people with a diagnosis of secondary cancer on Tuesday evenings, 8.30-9.30pm.
There’s also a monthly themed chat for people with a diagnosis of secondary disease. A nurse present on the last Wednesday of each month, 1.30-2.30pm.