Health Charities

Macmillan Cancer

Macmillan Cancer Support
One in three of us will get cancer and it’s the toughest thing most of us will ever face. If you’ve been diagnosed with cancer, or a loved one has, you’ll want a team of people in your corner supporting you every step of the way. Macmillan provide practical, medical and financial support and push for better cancer care.

Marie Curie Cancer Care

Marie Curie Cancer Care is a UK charity dedicated to the care of people with terminal cancer and other illnesses. Over the financial year 2010/11, we reached a total of 31,799 patients

Youth Health Talk

Youthhealthtalk enables young people, their family and friends, and professionals such as doctors and teachers to understand young people's experiences of health, illness and life in general. The website feature real-life accounts of issues such as effect on work and education, social life and relationships, consulting health professionals and treatment.

There is an Out of Hours Palliative Care Helpline

01463 706655

This number puts you through to speak to a receptionist in the Highland Hub. 

They will ask you for:-

Patients Name

Date of Birth

Phone Number

Current Location

Brief description of problem

They will arrange for the nearest clinical person (doctor or nurse) to phone you within an hour and arrange the best response. 

Lines are open 6.00pm - 8.00am Monday to Thursday and 6.00pm Friday to 8.00am Monday.  At other times please phone us here at the surgery on 01397 702947

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