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Pain Association Scotland

Charity

A national charity that delivers professionally led self management pain education in the community.

Support for following cancer types: Any

Macmillan Cancer Support

Midlothian Macmillan Benefits Advice Service

Service

The service offers help through home visits and telephone advice and covers all levels of information and form filling to advocacy and tribunal representation.

Support for following cancer types: Any

Mummy's Star

Charity

Mummy's Star is a UK and Ireland-based charity that provides cancer support to women and their families diagnosed during pregnancy or within 12 months of giving birth. They offer comprehensive information, links, and FAQs to ensure that those in need have access to the necessary services and support.

Support for following cancer types: Any

The Manda Centre

Charity

The Manda Centre offers support for people affected by trauma, loss, and personal crisis. We provide confidential environments for people to share mutual experiences and offer one-to-one counselling and therapies, both in-person and remotely.

Support for following cancer types: Any

Richmond's Hope

Charity

Richmond's Hope supports bereaved children and young people aged 4-18 through individual programmes of care provided by a team of bereavement workers. They also offer training to raise awareness of young people's grief and how it affects their lives. Contact them through their Edinburgh or Glasgow locations.

Support for following cancer types: Any

Kilbryde Hospice

Charity

Kilbryde Hospice is a voluntary independent hospice which exists to provide compassionate, specialist palliative care to people with life limiting progressive illnesses and to their relatives and carers.

Support for following cancer types: Any

Skin Camouflage Clinics and Wellbeing Services

Charity

Changing Faces offers a range of wellbeing services to those affected by visible differences, including a Support and Information line, 1-1 Counselling, Peer Group Support, Children and Family workshops, and Skin Camouflage clinics. Skin Camouflage is an easy-to-apply cream and powder that can help scars and non-infectious skin conditions blend into the unaffected skin tone.

Support for following cancer types: Any

Cancer Lifeline

Charity

Cancer Lifeline in North Belfast offers emotional, mental, and physical support to individuals with cancer and their families. They provide a range of free one-to-one and group support services, including counseling, male and female support groups, stress management, and bereavement support. Our centre provides a comfortable setting for people to discuss their experiences, and they are run by local individuals with cancer experience.

Support for following cancer types: Any

Lanarkshire Cancer Care Trust

Charity

The Lanarkshire Cancer Care Trust (LCCT) provides free transportation service to cancer patients who live within the NHS Lanarkshire boundaries and have no other means of transport to their appointments. Over 100 volunteer drivers provide a reliable, friendly, and supportive service to reduce patient's stress and anxiety.

Support for following cancer types: Any

Ardgowan Hospice

Charity

Ardgowan Hospice provides personalised end-of-life care for people living in Inverclyde and supports patients, families, and carers from diagnosis of life-limiting illnesses. Our services are free. Quality of life is a priority.

Support for following cancer types: Any

Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation Ltd

Charity

The Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation supports anyone affected by lung cancer in the UK. They offer help, support, and information, and aim to raise awareness and challenge misconceptions about the disease. Services include Ask the Nurse, support groups, information days, and more.

Support for following cancer types: Lung

Lanarkshire Speak Easy Group

Charity

Lanarkshire Speak Easy Cancer Support Group provides support to people with oral, facial, head or neck cancer and their families. They aim to offer hope, information, raise awareness, organise social outings and improve quality of life. We also answer questions and provide self-management resources. We have outreach services at Cumbernauld Health Centre and Monkland Hospital Head & Neck Clinic, and hold monthly meetings in Pather Community Centre.

Support for following cancer types: Oesophageal, Head & neck, Oral and oropharyngeal, Tongue, Thyroid, Larynx

Pinc & Steel Cancer Rehabilitation Foundation UK & Ireland

Charity

The PINC & STEEL Cancer Rehabilitation Foundation UK & Ireland is a registered charity aiming to make cancer rehabilitation services accessible to people affected by any type of cancer. Funds are raised by volunteers to support local people needing rehab services. It is run by volunteers and supported by certified physiotherapists throughout the UK and Ireland.

Support for following cancer types: Any

Marie Curie

Charity

Marie Curie is the UK's leading end-of-life charity, offering nursing and hospice care, a support line, and information on dying, death, and bereavement. Marie Curie Nurses provide hands-on care and emotional support, and nine hospices offer specialist care and support. Helper volunteers and advisers provide practical information and support.

Support for following cancer types: Any

Throat Cancer Foundation

Charity

The Throat Cancer Foundation offers support and information to those affected by throat cancer. They provide expert advice, patient journeys, medical terminology, nutrition guidance, and further resources for coping. They also have a Buddy System.

Support for following cancer types: Pharynx, Oesophageal, Oral and oropharyngeal, Thyroid, Larynx

Solving Kids' Cancer UK

Charity

Solving Kid's Cancer aims to eliminate neuroblastoma childhood cancer and its adverse effects. They offer support for families, access to treatment, fund research and campaign for better care. They also have the Big Love Fund to support families with welfare and bereavement costs.

Support for following cancer types: Neuroblastoma

Gillian's Saltire Appeal Trust

Charity

The charity provides free accommodation for cancer sufferers and their families in Largs and Millport. The aim is to help them relax, recharge and escape the stress of treatment, and is organised through bookings with The Maggie's Centre in Glasgow.

Support for following cancer types: Any

Love Po

Charity

Love Po offers gifts and experiences to cancer patients during treatment or within the first year post-treatment. Apply on their website, with specific criteria and timeframes for each.

Support for following cancer types: Any

Little Lifts

Charity

Support breast cancer patients with free Little Lifts Boxes during chemotherapy and radiotherapy. Thoughtfully curated gifts to lift spirits and ease discomfort.

Support for following cancer types: Breast