Our challenge

A brain tumour diagnosis brings with it the double impact of a cancer diagnosis and a progressively debilitating neurological disease.

“I feel like I’m in a fight with my hands tied behind my back.”
Caregiver, Liverpool

Brain tumour treatment is complex and nearly always harmful, and diagnosis brings with it enormous impact on well-being and mental health. Fear, isolation, disempowerment and loss of control abound.

This is where we help. We are here for you, to help you live life with a brain tumour.

We’re here to help you live better with a brain tumour, so you can get back to being you.

Let us show you how it feels to thrive.

What we do

We believe in a world where people with a brain tumour and their loved ones are involved, resourced, confident and connected. They are living the life they want, to the best of their potential, because they are people first, and patients and carers second.

We provide personalised support and build resources that help people with a brain tumour and their loved ones live the life they want after diagnosis. We work with people in the clinical setting to secure the best possible care for people with a brain tumour and we campaign to solve real issues, because we understand what challenges people with a brain tumour face.

Our support is available to everybody affected by any type of brain tumour. Find out more about the ways we can help you thrive when living with and beyond a brain tumour below.

On top of things, not overwhelmed.
Regain control.

When life feels all-consumed by your brain tumour, coaching will help you focus on the things that matter most to you.

Call us on 01983 292 405 or email hello@brainstrust.org.uk to arrange a coaching conversation today.

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Included, not isolated.
Become part of a community.

You don’t have to face this journey alone. We’ve got a huge network of inspiring people who understand life with a brain tumour, waiting to meet you.

Join them at a Virtual Meetup, face-to-face event (currently on hold due to Coronavirus) or in our private Facebook community.

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Prepared, not panicked.
Understand your diagnosis and manage your care.

Make the best decisions for your treatment and care with access to reliable information, and opportunities to speak to experts.

Come along to a webinar or face-to-face event and explore our resources to get on top of your care, so that you can focus on what matters to you.

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Our Annual Report and Accounts

Thanks to you, we've helped thousands of people living with a brain tumour. You can read more about our progress here.