Macmillan Cancer support in libraries

For anyone affected by cancer including family members, partners, carers or friends. Come and speak to a member of the Macmillan Cancer Support Team at one of our drop-in sessions:

Blackhall Library: every Wednesday from 11.30am to 1.30pm

Craigmillar Library: every Thursday from 11.30am to 1.30pm

Drumbrae Library - appointment only service

Leith Library: every Thursday from 11.30am to 1.30pm

Morningside Library: every Friday from 11.30am to 1.30pm

Oxgangs Library: every Tuesday from 11.30am to 1.30pm

Portobello Library: every Monday from 11.30am to 1.30pm.

Macmillan Cancer Support by telephone and email

The Macmillan Support and Information Services is also available over the phone or via email.

A voice messaging service is available on

0131 242 8125 

Leave a message with your name and number and one of the team will call you back.

Or you can email

Support and advice are also available by calling Macmillan’s UK-wide support line on

0808 808 0000

The line is open seven days a week from 8am to 8pm.

Information on cancer and coronavirus is available on the Macmillan website.