About OcuMel UK

OcuMel UK is a registered charity run by eye cancer patients and family members.  We provide support for anyone affected by eye cancer.  We aim to give clear and accurate information to help you make the life choices that are right for you. Our friendly staff and volunteers understand how isolating it can be when you or your loved one are diagnosed with a rare cancer.  We are here for you wherever you are in your eye cancer journey. We raise awareness of eye cancer amongst the public and work with medical professionals to increase their knowledge.

Support for Patients and Professionals


For Patients

Would you like to find our more about eye cancer? Have a look around our main site to find out more.


For Professionals

 Read about uveal melanoma and conjuntival melanomae. You can explore this section to find out more.


Get Involved

It is free to join OcuMel UK and it is a quick and easy way to help us. If you fancy fundraising for us, please click the link below.

Find out More From OcuMel UK

OcuMel’s Youtube can help to teach you more about eye cancer though our videos and conferences.


You can donate by text

Text OMUK20 followed by a space and the amount you wish to donate to 70070

Patient Voices

9th February 2018

Regular eye examinations – did you know they can save lives?

There is a common misconception that going for an eye examination is all about your vision and how healthy your sight is.

Read More

4th December 2017

Petition affecting Scottish uveal melanoma patients

Jennifer Lewis & Iain Galloway explain why they feel so strongly about uveal melanoma patients being given regular MRI scans rather than ultrasounds.

Watch Now

22nd November 2017

OcuMel UK issue press release

OcuMel UK have issued this statement to clarify why we support a petition raised by an ocular melanoma patient in Scotland.

View Press Release

Read our patients blog posts

Ruth Johnston Just an Eye

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0300 790 0512

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