The Irish Cancer Society has responded to the needs of people affected by cancer in these times of uncertainty by extending the opening times of Cancer Nurseline 1800 200 700 (Monday – Thursday 9am-8pm and Friday- Sunday 9am-5pm). People can call or email enquiries during those hours. The email address is
Through Cancer Nurseline cancer patients can now access a free telephone based Counselling Service, established in response to the closure of services where patients usually receive their counselling support.