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” I have experienced so much goodness at Roscommon Cancer Care in such a short time. All the negative feelings have begun to disappear and a lot of happiness has started to creep into my life. “

Rosie – Client

Welcome to Roscommon Cancer Support 

The Roscommon Cancer Support Centre is located at Vita House Abbey Street Roscommon. It was established in June 2013 and is affiliated to the Irish Cancer Society. By participating in the affiliation process we are part of the National Network of groups who provide information and support services to people with cancer. Our aim to to provide a range of support services to individuals undergoing their cancer journey. 

Our vision is to provide support that will enhance recovery from cancer for individuals and for their families. We provide an ongoing range of  services which are available by appointment basis. These in include massage, reflexology, Indian Head and Reiki Therapy. We also have well being course : Pilates, Yoga, Meditation and weekend workshop on gardening, colour me beautiful and nutrition advice.

Referrals for this service come from a number of sources. These can be self- referral, GP’s, Hospital consultants, clinics, Irish Cancer Society and community based nurses as well as other relevant organisations in our community.

 All our services are provided by suitably qualified practitioners and strictly confidential. Counselling services within the community setting are evidenced to improve the recovery process when we are in a time of crisis, such as getting seriously ill, we face many anxiety inducing challenges. We may be worried and stressed buy our illness, encouraging the wordy and stress of our family, or be faced with the financial burden of being ill.

Upcoming Fundraiser Event. Golf Classic. How you can help:

Our first fundraising event of 2017 is a Golf Classic on the 5th May at Roscommon Golf Club which we are hoping will be an enjoyable day and we are looking for your support.

There are two ways in which you can support us.

  • Enter a team into our golf classic – €120 Teams of Four, (any combinationof Ladies/ Gents)
  • Sponsorship of a tee/green for €100. Your sponsorship will be recognised at the event on the day as well as on our website and social media.

We have formed a local committee to assist us and I would appreciate if you could enter a team/ sponsor a tee, or contribute to our activities in other ways.

The time sheet for the day will be on display in The Bar at Roscommon Golf Club from Thursday April the 13th or alternatively call the Golf Club on 0906626382 to book your place.

To sponsors a tee/green call Laura on 0879334942 or email lauramullooly@vitahouse,org