Acute leukaemia information and support resources

Welcome, living with and understanding a diagnosis of leukaemia is a challenge. many find that leukaemia support groups can help a lot with this. Support groups bring together patients, family members and clinical care to share reputable information and how they cope and live with all this. Below are a small selection of resources and collections of personal stories that we hope will help you with your own journey; Please feel free to share your own experience, lessons you have learnt that help you or just ask a question here in the community, we are in this together.

Telephone helplines:

Macmillan Cancer Support – 0808 808 00 00 (Monday to Friday 9am-8pm)

Leukaemia CARE – 08088 010 444 (24 hour)

Macmillan Cancer Support

Acute LymphoblasticLeukaemia (ALL) Information and support for people affected by acute lymphoblastic leukaemia macmillan.org.uk/informatio...

Acute myeloid leukaemia macmillan.org.uk/cancerinfo...

Leukaemia CARE

Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (AML) leukaemiacare.org.uk/acute-...

Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) leukaemiacare.org.uk/acute-...

Bloodwise

Patient stories

information booklets (PDF downloads):

Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) bloodwise.org.uk/sites/defa...

Acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) bloodwise.org.uk/sites/defa...

PatientPower EU

ALL Health Centre: patientpower.eu/acute-lymph...

AML Health Centre: patientpower.eu/acute-myelo...

Healthtalk online

healthtalk.org/peoples-expe...

on the Healthlalk on-line website you can find out about experiences of leukaemia by seeing and hearing people share their personal stories on film.

Read more: healthtalk.org/peoples-expe...

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