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Improvements to support for Carers set out in Scottish Government paper

By | 2017-12-04T10:37:12+00:00 December 4th, 2017|Latest Developments|

Carer’s Allowance will increase from summer 2018, with a Young Carer Grant introduced from autumn 2019 A recently published Scottish Government paper has set out plans for improving support to Carers. This is one of a series of papers on the Social Security Bill and includes further detail on the commitment to increase Carer’s Allowance [...]

Poverty Challenge Week

By | 2017-10-24T14:02:24+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Latest Developments|

If you could take a few minutes to complete the survey below, to help assess the benefits and test the impact of last week’s Stick Your Labels campaign. Your views matter and the findings from the survey will be used to influence future awareness raising activity aimed at tackling the stigma of poverty. https://www.snapsurveys.com/wh/s.asp?k=150832944400

Anticipatory Care Plan National Launch in Lanarkshire

By | 2017-10-17T08:44:26+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Latest Developments|

Anticipatory Care Planning (ACP) is about thinking ahead and understanding your health. It’s about knowing how to use services better and it helps you make choices about your future care. Planning ahead can help you be more in control and manage any changes in your health and well-being.  Talking to the people who matter to [...]

South Lanarkshire Health and Social Care Partnership is hosting a Christmas Fayre

By | 2017-10-10T08:15:10+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Latest Developments|

South Lanarkshire Health and Social Care Partnership is hosting a Christmas Fayre on 6th December 2017, 1pm – 3pm, in the Banqueting Hall, Partnership HQ, Almada Street, Hamilton. Everyone is welcome . . .So, save the date in your diary and drop in for a mince pie, cuppa and catch up with colleagues from across [...]

Carers and Young Carers Survey

By | 2017-10-13T13:19:42+00:00 September 13th, 2017|Latest Developments|

South Lanarkshire Health and Social Care Partnership wants to hear from you if you look after a friend, a family member or a neighbour, as we are keen to hear what kind of support you need.   A new law comes into effect in April 2018 to support people who provide unpaid care (carers) and [...]