CLAN in Shetland

39 Commercial Road
(For Drop-In & Support Group, access via St Magnus Street)

Tel: 01595 720320

Drop-In open Monday - Saturday (10.00 am - 2.00 pm)


Services in Shetland

Support & Wellbeing Centre 

Our support and wellbeing centre offers an opportunity for one-to-one support and access to information about cancer related issues.   The centre is open Monday-Saturday (10.00am - 2.00pm). Our free support services are available to anyone living with cancer, their family members, carers and close friends.  

Peerie Yarn 

Our Peerie Yarns offer friendship and support to anyone living with cancer, their family members, carers and close friends.  Sometimes there is a guest speaker and there is always plenty time to meet with and chat to others.  

The North Mainland Group meets on the third Sunday of the month in the North Haven Care Centre, Brae (2.30 - 4.30pm)
The South Mainland Group meets on the first Sunday of the month  in Levenwick Hall (2.30-4.30pm) 

Health & Wellbeing

We offer Reflexology and Reiki in the CLAN Centre in Lerwick.  W also offer Emotional Freedom Technique, Gentle Yoga, Mindfulness, Relaxation and Visualisation.  To find out more please contact us on 01595 720320 or 

Eating Well Workshops

CLAN Eat Well workshops, including the national weight management programme 'Counterweight' are currently being held in partnership with NHS Shetland's Health Improvement Department and Nutritionist Nicola Balfour. These sessions include budgeting, food labeling, healthy recipes, detoxing and nutritional advice which can be tailored to suit individual circumstances. Appointments out with set times are also available.  Sessions run fortnightly on Wednesdays (10.30 - 11.30 am) and Fridays (12.30 - 1.30pm).  Dates are Wedensday 10 & Friday 12 December, Wednesday 17 & Friday 19 Deember, Wednesday 7 & Friday 9 January and Wednesday 21 and Friday 23 January.

Makkin & Yarnin

First Saturday of the month (10.30am-12.30pm) with Nan Smith and Sonia Inkster.  For further details please call 01595 720320.

Coffee Morning & Raffle

Held on the fourth Saturday of each month from 10.30am - 1.30pm.  Last one for 2014 is on Saturday 20 December - pop in for some last minute Christmas treats.

Charity Shop

Adjacent to the Support & Wellbeing Centre, access on Commercial Road, our charity shop generates income to help fund services in Shetland and Aberdeen.  Opening hours - Monday to Friday (10.00am - 4.00pm) and Saturday (10.00am - 2.00pm)