All of our services and support for carers are provided free. We rely on the support of a variety of funders (you can see who these are in our annual reports) and we need the support of generous, thoughtful and committed donors like you. You can donate directly online, fundraise through JustGiving, join one of our organised events, or organise your own event. Or why not join our 100Club for as little as £5 a month? There are 3 cash prizes to win monthly!
If you’d like to fundraise for Carers Link please get in touch by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 0800 975 2131.
Shop and donate with Easyfundraising
Sign up to easyfundraising and see your favourite brands donate to Carers Link whenever you shop with them.
easyfundraising partners with over 7,000 brands who will donate part of what you spend to Carers Link. It won’t cost you any extra. The cost is covered by the brand.
Sign up at www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/cled/and start helping us support unpaid carers throughout East Dunbartonshire
Organise your own event
Organise an event!
- Hold a coffee morning or a race night
- Guess your colleagues from baby photos or guess the Teddy’s Birthday
- Have a second hand book sale or clear your attic with a boot sale
Whatever your event, if you are interested in organising something to raise funds for Carers Link, please get in touch – we will be glad to hear from you and will be able to help you help us!
Be sponsored to do something
Be sponsored to do something!
- Carers Link is the first charity on the West Highland Way. Why not walk all, or even part of it?
- Run in a half marathon, 10k or 5k.
- Give up chocolate, shave your head, wash cars.
Whatever you do you can be sponsored to do it. If you know someone who is going to walk or run in an organised event, please ask them if they would consider being sponsored for Carers Link.
Many supermarkets, companies and organisations support local charities through a variety of initiatives such as the green token initiatives.
Does your work have a charity of the year – or will it match any donations made by it’s employees?
Companies, organisations and supermarkets are increasingly aware of their corporate social responsibilities (CSR) within their local communities therefore supporting the work of charities has become a vital part of corporate key aims.
Carers Link is a local charity that supports unpaid carers throughout East Dunbartonshire. We provide crucial services from advocacy and information to counselling and breaks.
Our aim is to give carers their life back and you can be part of that.
Choose us as your charity partner and you’ll be choosing to help improve the quality of life of unpaid carers.
If you want to know more, have any other ideas or need any help with nominating us please get in touch – just call 0800 975 2131 or email email@example.com
We are normally open Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 5.00 pm, but appointments (by phone, person or online) out with these hours can be arranged. Currently mail is not being picked up from the office on a regular basis so if possible please email or phone us. During evenings and weekends, if you or someone you know requires urgent social work support, please call 0800 811 505.