Table of resources

Sexual Health and Well-Being in Cancer

Topic Professional Resources Patient Resources Other Resources
LGBTQ+ Health & Cancer Care


RCGP LGBT Health Hub – General education including a module on screening

Royal College of Radiologists - Webinar: Oncological considerations for the LGBTQ+ patient


Trekstock - Lifting the Lid on Cancer in the LGBTQ+ Community -

Shine – Queer With Cancer
LGBTQ+ Cancer Experience & Support Groups


Live Through This - An Introduction to the Experiences of Sexual and Gender Minorities affected by Cancer

Macmillan - No-one overlooked: Experiences of LGBT people affected by cancer

Live Through This - Cancer & COVID in Our Community


Live Through This -  LGBTQ+ people living with and beyond cancer

LGBT Walnut - LGBT people living with and beyond prostate cancer

Out with Prostate Cancer - LGBTQ+ with prostate cancer


Screening Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust - Cervical screening for trans men and/or non-binary people (Professionals Advice)


Cancer Research UK – Screening advice for trans and non-binary people

Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust - Cervical screening for trans men and/or non-binary people (Patient Advice)

56 Dean Street – Cervical Screening for trans and non-binary people

Public Health England - NHS population screening: information for trans and non-binary people

LGBT People & Screening Video


Treatment-related advice Prostate Cancer UK - Exploring the needs of gay and bisexual men dealing with prostate cancer


Prostate Cancer UK - Information for gay and bisexual men


Sex and intimacy   Shining A Light on LGBTQ+ Sex And Cancer -
End-of-life care The National Council for Palliative Care - Understanding the end of life care needs for older LGBT people, A guide for health and social care professionals and carers:

Marie Curie – “Hiding who I am” The reality of end of life care for LGBT people






Marie Curie - LGBTQ+ booklet: Getting care and planning for the future


LGBT Foundation     LGBTQ+ community - Resources on a range of topics including general support:
Tranzwiki     Gender diverse community and their loves ones - Directory of resources including gender-specific counselling:
Consortium     LGBTQ+ Community Support - Online directory of LGBT support groups, charities and community interest companies:


Gender Kit     Trans and Gender Diverse - Information hub:


cliniQ     Trans community in London - Sexual health and wellbeing:


Opening Doors     LGBTQ+ Older People - Charity offering support groups, befriending and telefriending:


Spectra     LGBTQ+ Community in London - Support including specialist counselling for trans people: