Living with skin cancer

Get support to cope during and after skin cancer treatment, including how to protect your skin in the sun.


Coping with a cancer diagnosis can be difficult. Help and support are available. There are things you can do, people to help and ways to cope with a diagnosis of skin cancer.

Skin care after skin cancer

When you've had skin cancer, you are more at risk of developing another. Find out how to protect your skin.

Support at home for you and your family

Most people who have treatment for skin cancer need very little help during or once they have finished treatment. For those that do there is care and support available. 

Resources and support

Find out about organisations, support groups, books and other resources to help you cope with skin cancer and its treatment.

Last reviewed: 
23 Oct 2019
Coronavirus and cancer

We know it’s a worrying time for people with cancer, we have information to help.

Read our information about coronavirus and cancer