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

Acute myeloid leukaemia

Leukaemia CARE

Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (AML)

Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL)


Patient stories

information booklets (PDF downloads):

Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL)

Acute myeloid leukaemia (AML)

PatientPower EU

ALL Health Centre:

AML Health Centre:

Healthtalk online

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.

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