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Advocacy Project Surgeries at the Carers Network

By | 2018-07-18T12:40:42+00:00 July 18th, 2018|SLCN News|

The Advocacy Project is a free, independent and confidential service that can offer advocacy support to Carers of people with mental health issues living in South Lanarkshire.  Independent Advocacy can help you to put forward your views, access information and understand your rights.  If you think you would benefit from having an independent advocate, or [...]

NHS Lanarkshire has launched a consultation to seek the public’s views on the replacement or refurbishment of University Hospital Monklands.

By | 2018-07-18T08:05:45+00:00 July 18th, 2018|General News|

NHS Lanarkshire has launched a consultation to seek the public’s views on the replacement or refurbishment of University Hospital Monklands. A new hospital at Gartcosh had the highest scoring option from the results of a recent option appraisal. You have the chance to share your views to help decide a preferred option. read more and [...]

By | 2018-07-13T13:26:37+00:00 July 13th, 2018|Latest Developments|

Did you know that the Network hold 16 Carers Meetings a year in the four different localities within South Lanarkshire.    If your group or organisation would like to come along as Carer, as an organisation for an information table or a member of your group would like to come along as a guest speaker [...]

Carers Meeting 3rd April 2018

By | 2018-07-11T10:07:41+00:00 July 11th, 2018|Events|

Date of Meeting: 03/04/2018 LOCALITY  EK Locality Meeting Chaired: Jim Baillie AGENDA TOPIC Discussion points Follow up ACTION   1 Welcome Meeting Introduction         2 Action Log of last meeting No previous meeting notes         3   New Information.   1.       GP Consultation 2.       Carers (Scotland)  Act 2016 3.       [...]

Introduction to the Supported Carer project

By | 2018-07-10T08:17:54+00:00 July 10th, 2018|General News|

This project is a collaboration between The University of Strathclyde, Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland and Carers Scotland.  The survey forms a national survey designed to improve current understanding of technology use by Carers and is funded by the University of Strathclyde. Who are we looking for? This survey is designed for all UK based [...]

Next Carers Meeting Thursday 2nd August – Biggar

By | 2018-07-05T08:27:08+00:00 July 5th, 2018|SLCN News|

Come along to the next Carers Meeting in Biggar Municipal Hall, Kirkstyle, Biggar, ML12 6DT - 10:30am - 12:30pm. All Carers welcome.     For further details or if you are a local group or organisation who would like to promote yourself buy having an information table at our meeting then please contact the office on [...]

PUBLICATION – CONSULTATION PAPER New National Health and Social Care Standards (easy read)

By | 2018-07-02T14:57:24+00:00 July 2nd, 2018|General News|

Draft new standards for health, social work and social care services in Scotland. What your healthcare and support should be like if you live in Scotland Please follow the link below:- https://beta.gov.scot/publications/new-national-health-social-care-standards-easy-read-9781786525987/                                          

CHEST HEART AND STROKE SCOTLAND NATIONAL SURVEY 

By | 2018-07-02T11:52:39+00:00 July 2nd, 2018|General News|

Are you living with a chest, heart or stroke condition? Or perhaps you have a loved one or a friend living with one of these conditions? If so then you can help Chest, Heart & Stroke Scotland (CHSS) with their first ever Lived Experience Survey. One in five people in Scotland are living with chest [...]