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Thank you for your support, it really does make a difference.
Maggie’s offers free emotional, practical and social support to people with cancer and their families and friends.
Located in the grounds of specialist cancer hospitals, Maggie’s provides a respected and evidence-based programme of support, tailored to the individual, by a team of experts.
Each Centre is uniquely designed to create a space that is uplifting and comforting, where people can draw strength, share their experiences and feel supported. Architects who have designed Maggie’s Centres include Frank Gehry, Zaha Hadid and Richard Rogers
The first Maggie’s Centre opened in Edinburgh in 1996. There are now 18 Centres with more planned for the future.
Each year in Scotland over 30,100 people are diagnosed with cancer and this figure is rising annually. The good news is that people are living for longer with cancer and Maggie’s is here to support people with cancer, as well as their friends and families, to live as well as possible.
Maggie’s welcomes those at all points of their cancer journey: from diagnosis, to treatment, post-treatment, at stages of recurrence, end of life or in bereavement.
Maggie’s Dundee provides free practical, emotional and social support for people with cancer and their families and friends in Tayside. Built in the grounds of Ninewells Hospital, the Centre is a warm and welcoming place with professional staff on hand to offer the support people need to find their way through cancer.
Maggie’s Dundee provides free practical, emotional and social support for people with cancer and their families and friends in Tayside offering a programme of support that has been shown to strengthen physical and emotional wellbeing. Built in the grounds of Ninewells Hospital the Centre is a warm and welcoming place with professional staff on hand to offer the support people need to find their way through cancer. Maggie’s Dundee is a place to find practical advice about benefits and eating well; a place where qualified experts provide emotional support; a place to meet other people or to simply sit quietly with a cup of tea.
For more information http://www.maggiescentres.org/