Looking after you with comprehensive cancer cover

  • Extensive cancer cover from diagnosis and treatment to aftercare
  • Claim up to £100 per day for any NHS treatment
  • Clinical and financial support from our Macmillan partnership

Cancer cover for every stage

We understand the importance of providing extensive cover and support at every stage of cancer treatment.

Our cancer pledge means we'll cover the cancer treatment and palliative care you need, as recommended by your specialist. When you’ve been diagnosed with cancer, you’ll have quick access to specialists and other health professionals when needed. 

Our partnership with Macmillan Cancer Support means you’ll also have easy access to experts that can support your needs with clinical, emotional and financial advice.

Find out more about our cancer pledge


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Need a quote or have questions on health insurance? Speak to an advisor for free on 0800 015 9830* or get a quote online.

Claims staff trained by Macmillan Cancer

Macmillan has supported the training of our claims staff to understand the impact of cancer and the varying ways Macmillan can provide support to those who need it. This will better enable our staff to handle conversations with customers affected by cancer. It also means our customer team has the information, tools, and necessary know-how to guide you to the Macmillan support service that’s right for you.

  • Call our supportive claims team

    Call now to hear from one of our specialist advisers as soon as they are available.
    0800 068 5821

    Monday to Friday: 9:00am - 8:00pm

    Saturday: 10:00am - 5:00pm

    Weekends and bank holidays: Closed

  • Contact Macmillan cancer support

    For help and advice call the Macmillan cancer support helpline on:
    0808 239 6341

    Calls to 0808 numbers from UK landlines and mobiles are free.

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