Commenting on publications
We are really proud that all our publications are reviewed by
people affected by prostate cancer. This ensures they are
clear and easy to read, as well as helping us achieve the
Information Standard accreditation. Volunteers are sent draft
versions of the publication for their comments and are sent a final
copy to review too.
Helping out at sporting events
We have loads of events throughout the year and we need volunteers
to help. Roles include cheering runners at events like the
Virgin London Marathon, Jurassic Classic and the BUPA Great North
Run, handing out medals and taking photos of participants.
There is always a fantastic atmosphere.
We need volunteers to raise money across football grounds in
England and Wales. As official charity partner for The
Football League we have lots of opportunities to raise money at
football matches. Bucket shaking is a great activity to do
with your friends and family.
Take a look at games you
can take part in
Providing a case study
We get lots of requests from local and national newspapers, TV
channels and radio stations for volunteers to talk about their
personal experience of prostate cancer. It's great for adding
a human face to a big news story, and for raising awareness of
prostate cancer and Prostate Cancer UK.
Give One-to-one support to others affected by
One-to-one support volunteers are matched to a person who
calls the helpline based on their personal situation. They
listen to concerns and share their own personal experience to
You can also check out our volunteering FAQ page for