You may be, or have been, a carer; you might become a carer in the future; you may work with carers or with the people they support; or you might be someone that needs the help and support of your family or friends – whatever your background, caring is an issue important to us all.
If you are interested in the issues affecting carers, why not visit this section on a regular basis? It will feature opportunities to affect the development of local services or link with national research. It’s Your Voice – Use It!
If you have suggestions about how we could better our services for carers please fill out the contact section below. This could be anything from the development of a new group or ways in which we could improve our current services. We would love to hear from you.
Local Carers Strategy – how issues affecting carers in East Dunbartonshire are being responded to. Includes minutes of meetings and progress reports.
Please view the full document by clicking here.
Policies & Legislation – Read the local and national documents that have been shaped from Carer Consultations, Research and Carer Campaigning – and learn your rights!
Current Consultations – Local & national surveys or consultations for you to take part in.
The Carers Forum meets 5 times a year to discuss ways in we can make Scotland and healthier place for carers and the people they care for. If you are interested in coming along to the next forum please go to our Calendar for the next meeting.
Feedback – Read the results from the above surveys