FACE


Fighting Against Cancer Edinburgh & South East Scotland


Lapland


A magical experience for children impacted by cancer


Redecorated room


Creating a more comfortable environment for patients and their visitors


The FACE Garden


A quiet place outdoors for patients and their visitors to spend quality time


FACE

FACE is a cancer fund established in 1990 and is based at the Edinburgh Cancer Centre of the Western General Hospital in Edinburgh. The funds raised through FACE provide the “little things” that make a difference to patients and families who have been affected by cancer. FACE is run entirely by volunteers, who have directly or indirectly been impacted by cancer. There are no paid members of staff and no offices to maintain. This allows FACE to keep administration costs down to a minimum and maximise the funds that are available to provide help…

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We are keen to share news with you. It may be a fundraising event or details of where FACE has helped. Read about it here and articles welcome.

Events

We are keen to share news with you. It may be a fundraising event or details of where FACE has helped. Read about it here and articles welcome.

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We are keen to share news with you. It may be a fundraising event or details of where FACE has helped. Read about it here and articles welcome.

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‘Belongings Bags’

FACE was approached to see if would support a care assurance standards initiative and developed a new belongings bag with the bereavement services thistle logo on it. These bags have …

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Following on from the success of this event over recent years, a Charity Golf Day is being held on Sunday 23rd August

tea party

This year’s afternoon tea event has been rescheduled due to COVID-19 restrictions. It is now due to be held on Saturday 9th October 2021  at the Sheraton Hotel, Festival Square in …

furniture

FACE were asked if they could help replace furniture in the waiting areas of the Oncology Outpatient Department (OPD) at the Western General Hospital. The staff in the OPD know …

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Crime Dinner Success

The Crime Dinner held in the Wolfson Hall at the Royal College of Surgeons was a great success. We were delighted to welcome distinguished speakers Ian Rankin, Peter Ritchie and …

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Afternoon Tea – 23 March

This year’s afternoon tea event is on Saturday 23rd March at the Principal Edinburgh, George Street(1:30pm). As well as afternoon tea there is a glass of fizz. Entertainment is provided …