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COVID-19 and lymphoma

Information about COVID-19 for people with lymphoma. This section includes latest guidance for extremely vulnerable people and videos. The news regarding the progress made in the development of a vaccine for COVID-19 is certainly encouraging, and we will provide updates on what this means for people affected by lymphoma as developments continue to unfold. In the meantime, we reiterate the importance of following the latest Government guidance in preventing the spread of COVID-19, and for protecting those who are considered at high risk of severe illness from the virus, including people affected by lymphoma. 

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  • Free helpline

    0808 808 5555 

    Our team is specially trained to offer you a listening ear and the information you need about your lymphoma.

  • Support groups

    Our friendly support groups are held regularly around the country so you have the opportunity to meet other people affected by lymphoma and share experiences.

  • Buddy support

    We can connect you to a buddy - specially trained volunteers who have a personal experience of lymphoma and can understand what you’re going through.

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Flu vaccine

COVID-19 vaccines Q&As

The following is the latest information on COVID-19 vaccines from the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC). Currently, not enough is known about the COVID-19 vaccines regarding their safety and effectiveness for people with blood cancer. We are working closely with our medical advisory panel and colleagues across blood cancer charity groups, and will keep you informed when we know more about the situation for people with lymphoma. 

26 November 2020

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Your stories



Sandra shares her experience of Waldenström’s macroglobulinaemia, COVID-19 and taking part in the RECOVERY trial. 



Looking at photographs taken during treatment, Carly relives the sensations, feelings and fears of treatment for Hodgkin lymphoma.

Nigel with his dog


A diagnosis of lymphoma is complex, but add COVID-19 and a fractured vertabrae and it becomes even more challenging.

Mark and Di


I'm not seeking 'recovery', as I don't expect to go back to where I started. I view my experience of CAR T-cell therapy as a form of restoration and 'renaissance'. 

Three women Lymphoma Action t-shirts Essex Support Group

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Every 27 minutes someone is diagnosed with lymphoma. With your help we can provide the vital information and support they need to cope with their diagnosis, treatment and living with lymphoma.