I Am Recently Diagnosed/Concerned

If you have been recently diagnosed with ovarian cancer, or concerned you may have symptoms of ovarian cancer, I am sure you are worried and uncertain about what this means for you, your health and your loved ones.  OvaCare is a support community for people affected by ovarian cancer in Ireland.  We have many resources available to help you understand and learn more above ovarian cancer here on this page.  We are here to help, you are not alone.

General Ovarian Cancer Information

Symptoms & Diagnosis


Our Online Community

Our community is active online through our Forum http://ovacare.healthunlocked.com where you can post and follow blogs, ask questions and participate in polls and through our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/OvaCare.


Our Newsletter


Events and Membership

Upcoming Events

OvaCare regularly hosts coffee and chat mornings for members. These are free events and give patients an opportunity to meet and swap stories over a nice cup of coffee.

Location: Virtual
Time: 11am – 1pm

World Go Day is an annual awareness day dedicated to elevating public understanding of gynaecological cancers and highlighting the risk factors, symptoms, early detection and prevention strategies related to the main types of gynaecological cancers that impact women: cervical, ovarian, uterine, vaginal, and vulvar.

OvaCare regularly hosts coffee and chat mornings for members. These are free events and give patients an opportunity to meet and swap stories over a nice cup of coffee.

Location: Virtual
Time: 11am – 1pm

OvaCare regularly hosts coffee and chat mornings for members. These are free events and give patients an opportunity to meet and swap stories over a nice cup of coffee.

Location: Virtual
Time: 11am – 1pm

OvaCare regularly hosts coffee and chat mornings for members. These are free events and give patients an opportunity to meet and swap stories over a nice cup of coffee.

Location: Virtual
Time: 11am – 1pm

Our Member Stories

If you have been recently diagnosed, are currently going through treatment, or are trying to understand the experience of a loved one with ovarian cancer, you may find it helpful to read / listen to the real-life ovarian cancer experiences of others to find hope and tips on the best way to move forward.

Serena’s Story
Deirdre’s Story
Alisheen’s Story

Please contact us if you are interested in having your story shared here also to help others.