The main aims of the charity
- Support and empower families through the provision of practical information, emotional care, networking and projects based activities.
- Increase the confidence, self-esteem and self-management skills of children & Young people thus enhancing their long-term health and well-being.
- Reduce stigma and improve understanding of eczema by raising awareness of the condition in local communities.
- Improve services by training healthcare professionals and influencing policy.
“Eczema Outreach Scotland provide an invaluable service to families dealing with eczema. There are many aspects of caring for a child with eczema from emotional support to practical help which need input in addition to that which medical and nursing staff can offer. EOS fills a key area of need and their work must be supported.”
Dermatology Consultant, Dundee University