They’ll also work with doctors and other professionals to make sure you understand your options and feel informed about what’s happening to you. As well as giving nursing care, they’re there to support you and help you deal with having cancer. 

Megan Willsher, Specialist Nurse 

"I have always worked with teenagers in my nursing career and really enjoy the challenges they bring, how positive they always are and how well they cope. "

Lisa Mcmonagle, Advanced Nurse Practitioner  

I am inspired by the patients and their families I meet every day, especially those going through their exams whilst on treatment. I am amazed when I speak to these young people about how much they are trying to juggle whilst trying to get better. 

 

 

Lorraine Beddard, Specialist Nurse 

"I feel inspired by knowing the difference this individualised support can make to young people and their network – that’s what they tell me!"

Beth McCann, Specialist Nurse 

"I feel so privileged to do this job and work with such inspirational young people."

Charlene Jones, Specialist Nurse 

I take great satisfaction from seeing young people and their families receiving support from each other. Without Teenage Cancer Trust's Nursing & Support service, they may never have met.

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