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You can call the Ovacome support line on 0800 008 7054. We are open Monday to Friday, 10am to 5pm.

Ovacome is the UK's ovarian cancer support charity. You can phone our helpline for expert information and emotional support.

The Ovacome support team are here to answer your questions and talk things through when you're feeling overwhelmed. We understand how difficult it can be to navigate a diagnosis of ovarian cancer, which is why we're here to support you every step of the way.

We support anyone affected by ovarian cancer - this includes family members and friends. When you're caring for someone with cancer it's important that you're supported too. We can answer questions you might have about some of the medical terminology you've heard and can talk you through aspects of treatment and care in a sensitive way.

You can also call our support line if you're worried about symptoms and would like more information about some of the common signs of ovarian cancer.


Ovacome have always taken the time to talk to me. I always come off the call feeling better, feeling lighter, and feeling that someone has really listened to me and my concerns


Ways to get in touch

*It's free to call this number if you are within the UK and are calling from a mobile network or consumer landline. If you are calling from a business phone, you should check with your provider whether there will be a charge for calling numbers starting with 0800. We can take international calls, but you will be charged a fee, depending on your service provider. To call us from abroad, dial 0044 800 008 7054.


Our chat yesterday really helped me. Having a support network is so important for these major life-changing events. Knowing that you and your organisation are there is a great comfort.


Support line information

You do not have to give us any personal identifying information about yourself when you call. Any contact with the support service is treated confidentially.

If you leave us a message we will aim to reply within one working day.

Please note that we are not able to offer medical advice or interpret test results. You can read our Support Service Standards here.


Out of hours support

The Ovacome support line is closed on Saturdays, Sundays and bank holidays, but there are other places you can go for support.

You can call the Macmillan Cancer Support helpline on 0808 808 00 00, seven days a week, 8am-8pm.

24- hour services:

  • NHS 111 on 111 for England
  • NHS Direct Wales on 0845 4647 for Wales
  • NHS 24 on 111 in Scotland
  • Samaritans on 116 123


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