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Disability assessments announcement

The new disability benefits assessment system in Scotland will be delivered by Social Security Scotland in line with the Scottish Government's commitment not to use the private sector. Social Security Scotland will deliver face to face assessments…
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Recognition for Louise

Louise is a young adult carer who spoke at our AGM last year. She is one of only 16 people in Scotland who have been awarded a Diana Award for going above and beyond in their daily lives to create and sustain positive change. You can read more…
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We are recruiting

Fundraising Manager £25,000 pro rata to 21 hours per week Are you looking for a new challenge? Do you thrive on being busy with a job full of variety? Are you self-motivated, enthusiastic and organised? Are you keen to work in…
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Are you looking for a challenge?

Volunteers are crucial to delivering the support that Carers Link provides to carers, but there’s one group of volunteers that are often unsung – the members of our Board of Trustees, and we need more. As a trustee with Carers Link you…
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Carers Link needs your input

Carers Link relies on our funding from the Big Lottery  - without it we would not be able to provide any of our groups nor provide some of our 1-1 support or emergency planning.  Over 530 carers have benefited directly from this funding. …
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Carers Allowance supplement to be paid in September

As part of their work to develop a Scottish social security system based on dignity, fairness and respect the Scottish Government will make the first payments of the new Carer’s Allowance Supplement to eligible carers in Scotland from Thursday…