I have cancer

No one understands the impact of being diagnosed with cancer as a teenager or young adult more than you. What we do know is that it messes with parts of your life that are important to you, and having help and advice with those things can make a massive difference. So here it is. Your go-to place for everything you might need, no matter how long you’ve been dealing with it.

Common cancer challenges

Get straight to what’s most important to you. Here are the most common issues that other young people experience.

Need to talk about it?

We get that cancer reaches every corner of your life. It’s not just the medical stuff – it’s emotions, relationships, work, education and money too. No one understands that more than other young people who have been there. Join our Team Young Lives Facebook group to chat with others, get or give tips and advice, and take part in live Q&As with experts.

Join our Team Young Lives Facebook group now

Tell us what you think

We’re doing some research into the impact we’re having, and would really like to hear from you! If you’ve got a CLIC Sargent grant, stayed in one our of Homes from Home or used our online tools and information, and are happy to have a quick chat on the phone, then please fill in your details.

Someone from our agency, Rocket Science, will get in touch with you by email to arrange a convenient time to have a chat.

How can CLIC Sargent help you?

For teens and young adults

Every young person is unique. That's why we provide a service to fit your lives and aspirations.

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Free welfare advice

Our trained advisers can answer questions and give free advice on anything from benefits to housing.

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Get a CLIC Sargent Grant

Deal with the unexpected costs of cancer with a CLIC Sargent grant.

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