CLAN mission statement:
A commitment to provide a range of cancer support services of the highest standard in a professional, gentle manner meeting the individual needs of cancer patients, their carers, family members and close friends, to help comfort and improve their quality of life.
To be the leading charity provider of cancer support services in north-east Scotland, Moray, Orkney and Shetland. Available to all who need us for as long as they need us. Renowned for our level of professional support, our values, our welcoming, empathetic and caring environment and enhancing the quality of lives affected by cancer.
CLAN seeks to ensure that its services have a whole person approach and that all users of its services have the right to:
* confidentiality - information about the person may be made available to other personnel working at CLAN if this would assist the support process
* be informed about their opinions and wellbeing in an honest and constructive yet sensitive manner
* be treated with respect and dignity with regard to their emotional, physical, spiritual and psychological needs.