This is the patient-led website run by kidney cancer patients and carers purely for the benefit of other patients, carers and their families.
About us
The Kidney Cancer Support Network is a patient-led network of kidney cancer patients, care-givers and families affected by kidney cancer. The Network was created by Rose Woodward and Julia Black to help kidney cancer patients come together to share their experiences and insights to help improve the knowledge and awareness of kidney cancer.

Please join us by registering on our Support Network map or becoming a member of our social networking Facebook Page or posting news and information on our Patient Resources Forum.

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Patient Resources Forum

We’ve set up a Patient Resources Forum, a library of kidney cancer books, leaflets, blogs, articles, research papers and all things connected to kidney cancer. This is a resource forum where patients and carers can share their knowledge and information to help other patients and caregivers cope with the day-to-day reality of living with kidney cancer.

Please join us and help us build this unique kidney cancer resource............... You can register here.

Rose Woodward, Julia Black
Kidney Cancer Support Network

Support Network
Our Support Network map shows where kidney cancer patients and carers live. Click on the map to find people near you. To appear on the map yourself, register through our Patient Forum
Link to map
Access to Treatments
In this section of the website you will find information about how to access to kidney cancer treatments and in particular, we explain the NHS policies governing access to cancer drugs. There are different and complex funding policies in place depending upon whether you live in England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland. Rose and Julia explain how they work ........