Volunteer Hub


Welcome to the Volunteer Hub

If you’re already one of our amazing volunteers, then this hub is for you. This is the place where we’ll keep you updated and connected with everything to do with volunteering at Cancer Research UK

Latest news

Our latest campaign

1 in 2 of us will get cancer in our lifetime*. Our new campaign shows how everyone has a part to play in supporting vital research that will help beat it.

Watch our advert and find out how you can play your part.

Find out more about the campaign 


We're speaking with one cancer voice

On 16 March we joined 46 other cancer charities to speak with One Cancer Voice on what we need from UK Governments and the NHS to plot a route out of the pandemic and towards world-leading cancer services.

Read more

Our new 'Welcome to Volunteering' booklet


We want you to get the most out of volunteering with us and feel supported. Your volunteer manager will be able to tell you more about how we can support you in your role.

The Welcome to Volunteering booklet has been designed for volunteers as an overview of everything you need to know about your time with us. It includes volunteer stories, our commitment to you, and outlines why volunteers like you are vital to Cancer Research UK.

Recognising our incredible volunteers


Thanks to volunteers like you, we’ve made huge advances in the prevention, detection and treatment of cancer. Read more about some of the ways we celebrate the achievements of our volunteers. 

Share your story with us

We love to hear our volunteers' stories. If you'd like to feature on this page, please share your volunteering experience with us including what you enjoy about your role, any special volunteering memories, and a picture of you.

Share your volunteering story

Feel more confident to talk about cancer and health

Talk Cancer

Join our Talk Cancer live online workshop to feel more equipped and confident to have supportive conversations about how people can reduce their risk of cancer, the importance of early diagnosis, and cancer screening.

The online workshops are led by our experienced Talk Cancer trainers, and on completion you’ll get a certificate and a digital Talk Cancer information booklet.