Somewhere she could be at ease and understood

I became a Breast Cancer Haven volunteer because I wanted to support my friend Victoria, who was diagnosed with breast cancer at thirty- two.Read more

Sahara Challenge 2015

Hear all about the highs and lows of the Team Haven's Sahara Trekkers experience in the desert.Read more

Why and how I did the Brit 10k

Sophie, a Haven Visitor shares her story about what inspired her...and kept her going...on the Brit 10KRead more

Giving back gives me a chance to move on after breast cancer

Volunteering for The Haven’s charity event committees can be great way to make friends, make contacts and have fun – while making a real difference to the lives of those diagnosed with breast cancer. That's what Lou found when she joined the team last year...Read more

How shaving my head for my mum - and for The Haven - helped me move forward

When you've lost a loved one to breast cancer, marking their birthday every year can be difficult. That's why Hannah Lee decided to turn what would have been her mum's 58th birthday in one big celebration by shaving her head.Read more

Ten ways to turn your marathon run into one big charity adventure

Just weeks before the 2015 London Marathon, The Haven caught up with Jackie Walkom to find out more about her training and fundraising activities and how she has prepared for this life-affirming challenge. Here, she shares the tips she’s learned on her journey so far.Read more

Jackie completes marathon for The Haven

She did it – 26.2 miles, plenty of smiles and thousands of pounds for charity. Jackie Walkom explains why marathon day was one of the best days of her life and how raising money for The Haven helped her go that extra mile…Read more

Volunteering at Chelsea - a crash course in flowers

It captured the judges’ and public’s imagination at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show this year – securing a gold medal and winning the People’s Choice Award. But, what’s it really like behind the scenes?Read more

Can you be body confident after breast cancer?

Would you step out of your comfort zone and onto to the catwalk to support a cause close to your heart? That’s exactly what five Haven supporters did at an L.K.Bennett Fashion Show fundraiser.Read more