The vision for a Fairer Scotland has been at the heart of our social security policy from the very beginning. I now have the privilege as Cabinet Secretary for Social Security and Older People to [...]
The Carers Network took part in a Carer Allowance Supplement Roadshow on Tuesday this week. Delegates were staff and a volunteer member of the Network representing Carers. The event was presented by Social Security Scotland, [...]
South Lanarkshire Carers Network - Our Services the new booklet is out now. For copies call the office on 01698 285 163 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Available in hard copy of electronic version.
The Public Health Priorities for Scotland have now been published. The document sets out the things that we must focus on across Scotland if we are to improve the nation's health. The Scottish Government and [...]
I’m delighted to share (if you haven’t already picked up) that Scottish Government have formally announced our new minimum school clothing grant this afternoon. Read the statement on Scottish Government website here: https://news.gov.scot/news/new-national-school-clothing-grant#.WwgTPK4eEj8.twitter
Being a Volunteer Have you ever considered being a Volunteer? Being a volunteer is very flexible and can suit your caring and personal commitments whilst giving you some time to do something that you want. Volunteers [...]
South Lanarkshire has become the focal point of an international fact finding mission - looking at how the area is pioneering digital health and care. The visiting deputation from Khoo Teck Puat Hospital (KTPH) in [...]
Bereavement and Loss Training Course Supporting People with Profound Learning Disabilities and their Carers
A two day course facilitated by the PAMIS Bereavement and Loss Project Team which will enable you to better support people with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD) through the grieving process and better support [...]
Smartphone App for Disabled Drivers to get Assistance to Refuel their vehicles.