What we do
Cancer Support Scotland is here for anyone affected by cancer be it the patient, their family or friends.
We provide talking and complementary therapies free of charge as well as support groups and up to date, relevant information. Complementary therapies available to anyone affected by cancer include Reiki, reflexology, massage, aromatherapy and hypnotherapy. The services our therapists provide can help reduce the fear a cancer diagnosis can bring, they can help with anxiety and depression and they can help with managing the pain associated with cancer treatments.
Please watch our video of one of our service users, Morag, talking about her experience and how Cancer Support Scotland helped her: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oJwdh35BPg0
How you can help
By joining Team Cancer Support Scotland you will be running for a small Scottish charity that provides support and care at a local level. The money that you raise by taking part will allow us to provide essential and valued services to thousands of people affected by cancer in Scotland.
To give you an idea of how your money is used - it costs an average of £44 for us to deliver one of our therapies to a service user. So if you raise £265 you would be providing a full course of 6 complementary or talking therapies to someone who is struggling to cope with a cancer diagnosis. Raising more money will be helping even more people!
Fundraise for us!
By joining the team, we will provide you with a tshirt for the day, fundraising ideas and sponsorship forms.
There is a registration fee of £25 payable and a minimum of £250 sponsorship to raise for the charity. (excludes any Gift Aid)
Once you have registered for the Scottish Half or 10k we will email you details on how to pay your entry fee. For more information, please contact Gwen on 0141 337 8199 or email [email protected]
Thank you and good luck!!
You can only apply to one Affiliate Charity at a time. For further information on how the Charity Entry process works please see our FAQs.
Please click on the event you would like to participate in:
2022 Scottish Half Marathon
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If you already have your Own Entry, you can pledge to fundraise for Cancer Support Scotland via your My Details account.
Simply log in and click on the link next to your entry.
Please click here to view our Charity Runner FAQs