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Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Service at the Western General Hospital, Edinburgh

Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Service at the Western General Hospital, Edinburgh

Information and support centres

The Macmillan Information and Support Centre is situated within the Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, it is a drop in centre, which aims to offer practical and emotional support to anyone affected by cancer. Our specialist qualified staff and experienced volunteers welcome all visitors to the centre with a friendly smile and a listening ear. We can assist by providing time to talk and offer high quality information and support within a quiet, relaxed, comfortable environment. Our services include; general and or specific information with guidance, complementary therapies, counseling, benefits and financial advice, end of life and bereavement support, hair loss/regrowth advice, signposting and referral to additional support services in your area and much more besides. Please call us for more information on the contact details provided below

We offer:

  • Cancer information materials
  • Cancer information materials in other languages
  • Complementary therapies
  • Counselling
  • Information
  • Written resources in other languages
  • Opening times:

    Monday - Friday 8am – 4pm, with late evening service every Tuesdays & Thursdays till 6pm, subject to staff availability

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