Why is patient involvement important?

How patient involvement makes a difference

Want to get involved?



You'll find a variety of involvement opportunities to get involved and help us beat cancer.



Current opportunities

Today, 2 in 4 people will survive their cancer. Our vision is to increase survival rates so that 3 in 4 people survive their diagnosis by 2034. The experiences and insights of people affected by cancer are vital in helping us to achieve this.

Everyone’s experience is different. We value your experiences and the influence you have on our work. You challenge us to think differently, to listen, learn and improve so that our work meets the needs of people affected by cancer.

Involve, Innovate, Inspire: our impact report

Our impact report is packed with stories that show how working together with people affected by cancer is helping us to make a difference for cancer patients.

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Patient involvement stories

Read about what patient involvement means from people who have worked with us and the impact it makes on the projects they get involved in.

Patient involvement stories

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We have more accounts of why people affected by cancer chose to get involved in our work.  The impact it has made on them, and the positive outcome it has on our work.


Ways to get involved