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Do you have ideas and thoughts about local health and social care services?

East Dunbartonshire Health and Social Care Partnership (HSCP) is seeking local people who are interested in helping us to improve local health and social care services. The HSCP is responsible for planning and delivering health care and social…
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Your chance to influence future support for carers in East Dunbartonshire

The Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 is designed to support carers’ health and wellbeing and help make caring more sustainable. It will be implemented from 1st April 2018, and the regulations in the act will take effect on that date. One of…

Sponsor us!

  Four of Carers Link's staff are taking part in the Supernova 5k at the Kelpies on Friday 10th November to raise much needed funds for Carers Link, and we have set up a Team Carers Link fundraising page on Virgin Money Giving.  The…

Update on plans for devolved benefits

The Minister for Social Security, Jeanne Freeman, has recorded an update for carers on the plans for social security in Scotland. In it she sets out the plans and timescales for setting up a social security agency in Scotland and taking over…

Young Carers Online-Support Worker

Do you want to make a positive difference to the lives of Young Carers in East Dunbartonshire? We are looking for an energetic, creative and enthusiastic Young Carer Support Worker to help deliver positive outcomes for young carers aged 8-18…

Help with Self-Directed Support

MECOPP’s 3 R’s Project MECOPP's new Self-directed Support legal rights project, “The 3 R’s Project”, is able to support individuals (carers and/or the supported person) who have encountered difficulty accessing or using Self-directed…