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