Coronavirus and cancer – guidance for young people aged 19+

Getting your head around cancer is difficult. Then bam – along comes COVID-19. Suddenly you’ve got a whole lot more guidance to get to grips with. We’ve summarised the government advice to help you understand what it means for young adults with cancer.

Updated: 4 August 2020

This guidance is for young people aged 19 and over. If you’re under 19 have a read of our guidance for younger people.

If there’s anything you’re not sure about, speak to your clinical team so they can advise you.