Mayo Cancer Support/Rock Rose House
Mayo Cancer Support Association was formed in August 1999 by a group of volunteers who recognised the need for the service through personal experience and working with persons diagnosed with cancer. Aims of the Service To offer emotional support and practical help to people with cancer, their family and friends. To lessen the fear associated with the word cancer. To provide a “drop-in” centre where people with cancer may access support and information. To ensure that the centre is open to all whose lives have been affected by cancer. To continue to develop and meet the cancer related needs of the people of Mayo and the locality.