Its Good 2 Give
It's Good 2 Give are our Official Charity Partner.
About the Charity
It’s Good 2 Give was founded on 20 April 2010 by Ian and Lynne McNicoll OBE.
It’s Good 2 Give is committed to supporting the physical and mental well-being of young cancer patients and their families in Scotland.
They offer a wide range of support to both patients and hospitals. That includes practical support such as parent packs, ad hoc support for hospitals, mental health support for patients, and much more.
It’s Good 2 Give works in partnership with hospitals and patient organisations to deliver the assistance that young patients and their families need. In 2021, It’s Good 2 Give proudly started funding four psychologist posts in Edinburgh and Glasgow’s children’s oncology wards. The charity recognises the importance of mental well-being in the patient journey.
As well as offering day-to-day support to those impacted by cancer they created and run The Ripple Retreat—a purpose-built, restful place on the shores of Loch Venachar. It provides a peaceful escape and opportunity to relax for patients and families during this difficult time, offering time away from doctors, procedures, and hospitals, in a safe and calming environment and at no cost to the families. You can find out more about the Ripple Retreat here.
Follow this link for more information about what the charity do.
You can also contact It’s Good 2 Give directly via the contact page on their website.