Looking to support local charities in Dundee? PATCH is a recently launched Dundee charity whose mission is to ensure that every patient in Scotland be able to receive palliative care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, should they require it. All money donated and raised is invested into supporting hospitals to develop palliative care services, including; dedicated beds, staff, research and therapy sessions for patients.
There are many worthwhile cancer charities, but if you are looking for cancer related support and advice in Dundee, look no further than the Maggie's Centre. The Maggie's Centre offers support, advice and hosts workshops for cancer patients, their families and friends. The Centre has an open-door policy and no referral is required in order to attend. Social, practical and emotional support is available from their qualified team of staff. The Centre is both warm and welcoming, a retreat away from an otherwise stressful time in life. If you are interested in learning more, visit the Maggie's Centre, located within the grounds of Ninewells Hospital.