Are you a young person with additional support needs aged between 14 and 25 years, who is either at school or who has left school? Or are you their parent or carer?
The Scottish Government ... Continue Reading →
Carers Week highlights and recognises the invaluable contribution the 750,000 carers in Scotland make to families and communities.
Many people who have experienced caring for family ... Continue Reading →
6 â€“ 12 June 2016
Carers week is an annual event, which aims to highlight and raise awareness of carers and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities.
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New information leaflets to support personal assistants (PAs) and PA employers are now available.
We produced them on behalf of the Personal Assistant Self-directed Support (SDS) Workforce ... Continue Reading →
We have linked the Equal Partners in Care (EPiC) framework to the six leadership capabilities to support workers to promote leadership to achieve better outcomes for carers and young ... Continue Reading →
The Scottish Government has published guidance to promote best practice in Scotland in relation to advocacy for adult carers.
Developed for independent advocacy organisations, independent ... Continue Reading →
Scotland has around 745,000 adult carers and 44,000 young carers who provide care estimated to be worth about Â£10bn every year. The Scottish Parliament has passed new legislation to ... Continue Reading →