July 24, 2008

Launch of Care Centre

A DROP-IN centre for cancer patients was officially launched in East Kilbride today .

The Red Deer centre at the Kilbryde Hos pice Day Centre, in Alberta Avenue, Westwood, will provide palliative care to around 400 patients a year and will be open Monday to Friday .

It has four rooms, an open area for tea/ coffee and a garden area . Services include aromatherapy, reiki and reflexology.

Specialist nurse Joanna Dunlop will head the project.

Originally published by Newsquest Media Group.

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