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Every cancer patient guaranteed support worker

£18m partnership between government and charity aims to give patients diagnosed with disease emotional, practical and financial advice

First minister Nicola Sturgeon has today pledged every cancer patient in Scotland will get a guaranteed support worker from 2023. Scots diagnosed with the disease will be offered emotional, practical and financial advice on topics from counselling to benefits as part of the £18m partnership with Macmillan Cancer Support. Ms Sturge read more…



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