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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Afternoon Tea – 24 March

Last year Liz Cann organised an afternoon tea to raise funds for FACE. It was enjoyed by everyone who was there and such a great success that Liz has organised …

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The annual trip to Lapland took place on Sunday 10 December. It was once again a wonderful experience for everyone who headed north to meet our good friend Santa Claus. …

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The FACE Christmas Fair was held on 2 December at the Edinburgh Cancer Centre, Western General Hospital. We were delighted to welcome this year Iain Waugh (Radio Borders) to open …

FACE Christmas Fair 2016

The FACE Christmas Fair was held on 3 December at the Edinburgh Cancer Centre, Western General Hospital. We were delighted to welcome back Grant Stott to open it again this year. The Fair was a …

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Every Picture Tells a Story

Last year Alex McRitchie sadly passed away after a brave battle with cancer. Alex was a brilliant photographer who captured such wonderful moments for FACE over many years, including our …

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5000 Miles – Terra Nova

On the 23rd May Andrew Dickson began an unsupported cycle across Canada to raise funds for 3 good causes close to his heart – all making a difference for the treatment …