Whether you have been recently diagnosed, are in treatment, are post-treatment, or are cancer-free but caring for a loved one with the disease, ARC Cancer Support Centres has developed a range of services and therapies to help alleviate your stresses and concerns. We want to give you -  patient, family member, friend or caregiver - the support that you need to enhance your coping skills and improve your quality of life.

Our range of services include:

  • One-to-one Psychotherapy Counselling services
  • One-to-one Complementary therapies such as Reflexology, Acupuncture and Indian Head Massage
  • Closed group courses such as Mindfulness, Stress Management and Relaxation, Living with Secondary Cancer, Prostate Cancer, etc.
  • Various Support and Peer Support Groups
  • Weekly Drop-In Classes  - Yoga, Relaxation and Visualisation, Stress Management, Mindfulness
  • Mindfulness and relaxation courses
  • A series of information talks and workshops such as 'Cancer and Fatigue', 'Cancer and Nutrition',  'Positive Appearance', etc.
  • Citizens' Information Service

Our services are confidential, professional and caring, and are provided free of charge in a welcoming environment. 

All our services are free of charge

A message from our CEO, Deirdre Grant "If you've been affected by the recent Cervical Check controversy, we can offer you professional, confidential support. ARC will be closed for the bank holiday weekend but will be open as normal from Tuesday. Please call us on 01 830 7333 / 01 707 8880 or drop in to our South Circular Road or Eccles Street centres. Remember, we're here for you and our services are free of charge.

"The reflexology was a great comfort and I really enjoyed the hours for myself in trying times."

Angela - ARC client

"I'm back at work, going running and taking a bit more time for myself. I am just getting on with life."

Gemma - ARC client

"Cancer touches everyone's life and volunteering with ARC creates a positive mindset from which many things are possible."

Edel O'Leary - Head of Marketing, Ulster Bank Ireland Ltd

"ARC supported me and my partner in my hour of need. I now just want to give something back."

Elizabeth - ARC volunteer

"To everyone at ARC - for being the essence of human kindness and compassion; for giving me a sense of sanity in a world that had fallen apart."

Mary - Counselling

"ARC is such a very special, beautiful place and a joy to enter every time. It is a privilege to be met by such wonderful and committed people...this dedication and support and love is not, or could ever be, taken for granted."

Geraldine - Relaxation and Visualisation