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Practical and emotional support

Get support to cope during and after anal cancer treatment.


Find out what you can do, who can help and about how to cope with a diagnosis of anal cancer.

Coping with a colostomy after anal cancer

Find out about coping with a colostomy after anal cancer.

Sex and anal cancer

Find out about how anal cancer, and its treatment, can affect your sex life and relationships.

Diet after anal cancer

Find out how you might need to change your diet after treatment for anal cancer. Your digestion may take time to settle down, whichever treatment you have had.

Support at home for you and your family

You might need some care and support at home due to cancer or its treatment. A lot of practical and emotional support is available to you. 

Resources and books

Find out about organisations, support groups, books, videos and other resources to help you cope with anal cancer and treatment. You can also find out about suppliers of stoma appliances.

Information and help