Useful links

Please follow the links below to a number of local, regional and national organisations that offer support to cancer patients, their relatives and carers.

The Olive Tree is not responsible for the content on these external web sites and you visit them entirely at your own risk.

Local Hospitals

Crawley Hospital -

East Surrey Hospital -

Horsham Hospital -

St Luke’s Cancer Centre, Royal Surrey Hospital Guildford -

Local Cancer Support Centres & Organisations

Chrysalis Crawley breast cancer support group -

Fountain Support Guildford (part of St Luke's Cancer Centre) -

Harry Edwards Healing Sanctuary -

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust bladder & bowel service -

Jane's Wish - Sussex based charity providing days out for children and teenagers affected by cancer -

National Organisations

Macmillan -

Marie Curie -

Cancer Research -

Nutritionist Resource -

Trekstock - online community providing support for young adults with cancer -

National Organisations for specific cancers

Lymphoma Action -

Ovarian Cancer Action -

Jo’s Trust – fighting cervical cancer -

Leukaemia CARE -

Pancreatic Cancer Action -

Breast Cancer Now -


Pseudomyxoma -

Breast cancer - online support group for women who have opted not to have reconstructive surgery -

Wigs, Headscarves, Clothing, Accessories & Beauty

Cancer Hair Care -

Annabandana chemoheadwear -

My New Hair (nationwide wig styling charity founded by Trevor Sorbie) -

Bohemia Fashions Headwear -

Suburban Turban -

Amoena (post surgery bras, swimwear, prostheses etc..) -

Nicola Jane (post surgery bras, swimwear, prostheses etc..) -

Beauty Despite Cancer -

Free hand-knitted cotton prostheses for mastectomy/lumpectomy patients -

Support for Carers

Carers Support West Sussex -

Carers Trust -

Carers UK -

Samaritans -

The National Council for Palliative Care -