Support Groups: We provide links to support groups throughout the UK operated by different charities including BTA.

Information: Our information leaflets are available on-line. Alternatively please contact us if you would like free, printed copies of the leaflets. We also provide annual newsletters Keeping In Touch With Everyone (KITE).

News: Under NEWS the EVENTS pages report on the activities of fund raisers, recent and forthcoming BTA events and important news about brain tumours. BULLETINS provides notices, small items of news and helpful links.

Telephone Helpline: Call for support, information, help and counselling. You will hear the 24 hour answer phone. Please leave your details after the tone and we will get back to you, nearly always within the same day. Our number is 0131 466 3116.

Email Support: Please contact us if you would like information of any kind for yourself or someone close to you. We will return your email usually within the day.

Counselling: We have a trained counsellor on the committee who can also provide advice on obtaining help and support in your local area. Please Contact Us for assistance.

Face-to-face counselling can also be arranged. Lorraine Mackenzie, a long-time member (and former Chair) of BTA, offers one to one Counselling as well as Reiki throughout Central Scotland. Lorraine holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in Person-Centred Counselling and is a member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy; in addition, she also has her 2nd degree in Reiki.

Contact her on 0775 685 3638 and/or You can also find further details at