A cancer diagnosis can be a difficult time for adults and can also have a profound effect on children and young people.
At Clan we offer a dedicated, confidential service through our team of support workers for children, young people and families. Through its work, the team aims to provide information, listen to the individual, and allow children and young people to explore their difficult feelings in a safe and secure environment.
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Support is offered at Clan House in our dedicated space for young people or outwith the centre. Our team regularly visit individual’s homes or schools depending on each situation. Team members are also based at Mintlaw, Elgin, Orkney and Shetland.
Clients can make an appointment or are welcome to drop in to the local centres to find out more.
For more information about our Children & Family support service please contact the team by calling 01224 647000, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or fill out our referral form below.
We can see young people at a Clan Support & Wellbeing centre, at home, at school or at any other suitable community setting.
Clan Cancer Support provides its support services at Royal Aberdeen Children’s Hospital (RACH), enabling children and families affected by cancer to access free emotional support and NHS aligned complimentary therapies.
Clan's team will be at RACH on the following dates in 2023:
Tuesday 4th April 9am -1pm
Tuesday 25th April 9am -1pm
Tuesday 16th May 9am - 1pm
Thursday 8th June 1pm- 5pm
Tuesday 27th June 9am -1pm
Thursday 20th July 9am -1pm
Tuesday 8th August 9am-1pm
Thursday 31st August 1pm -5pm
Tuesday 19th Sept 9am -1pm
Thursday 12th October 9am -1pm
Tuesday 31st October 9am-1pm
Thursday 23rd Nov 1pm- 5pm
Tuesday 12th Dec 9am -1pm
Thursday 21st Dec 1pm - 5pm
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Clan offers free support to anyone affected by cancer in north-east Scotland, Moray, Orkney and Shetland. Please help support us.
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