Breast Cancer UK's mission is to prevent breast cancer through scientific understanding, education, collaboration and policy change.
We are the only UK breast cancer charity focused entirely on the prevention of breast cancer by campaigning to reduce risk, using traditional and digital channels to extend reach. Today 1 in 7 women will be diagnosed with the disease at some point in their lives but at least 1 in 4 breast cancers is thought to be preventable.
We fund scientific research that will help to understand and address the preventable risk factors for breast cancer
We educate and raise awareness of the preventable risk factors for breast cancer and provide practical information to help people reduce their risk
We campaign for policy changes that promote the prevention of breast cancer
Our research focuses on environmental and chemical causes of breast cancer but our education and advice includes all preventable risk factors.