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Carer’s Allowance: question and answer for stakeholders

By |2018-08-03T12:29:06+00:00August 3rd, 2018|SLCN News|

How much is Carer's Allowance Supplement? Carer's Allowance Supplement payments will be £221 in 2018/19. Each payment will cover six months.   Who qualifies for this payment? When and how will I get it? How do I apply for/claim Carer's Allowance Supplement? Will this affect my Carer's Allowance payment? How often will Carer's Allowance Supplement [...]

Carers Meeting Thursday 2nd August – Biggar Municipal Hall

By |2018-08-01T12:14:36+00:00August 1st, 2018|SLCN News|

Come join the Carers Network in Biggar Municipal Hall - Thursday 2nd August from 10:30am-12:30pm All Carers welcome speakers are:- Raymond Rose - Hospital Ambulance Liaison Officer (HALO) Karen Boyde - The Haven Forth Maureen Cossar - NHS

Next Carers Meeting Thursday 2nd August – Biggar

By |2018-07-05T08:27:08+00:00July 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 [...]

Carers Meeting – Tuesday 3rd July 10:30am-12:30pm

By |2018-07-02T08:29:13+00:00July 2nd, 2018|SLCN News|

Carers Meeting Tuesday 3rd July from 10:30-12:30 The Village Centre, Maxwell Drive, East Kilbride Guest speaker will include:- Take Ctrl Money Matters & Lynn Mac from Macmillan There will also be information stalls for all of the above plus, Action for Hearing Loss and Older &Active East Kilbride.

Carers Advocacy Surgeries – Pictured above is Olivia Fitton from the Advocacy Project at a recent Information Fayre.

By |2018-06-29T13:13:55+00:00June 29th, 2018|SLCN News|

The first of The Carers Advocacy surgeries ran by the Advocacy Project took place at South Lanarkshire Carers Network yesterday.   The surgeries are a new idea and an opportunity for Carers of Adults with Mental Health issues to come in and find out about Advocacy and the support it can offer and arrange follow [...]

Carer Meeting – East Kilbride 3rd July

By |2018-06-21T09:07:08+00:00June 20th, 2018|SLCN News|

Advocacy Project Surgeries at the Carers Network Carer's Advocacy - Get In Touch 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 [...]

Have you ever considered being a Volunteer?

By |2018-06-19T09:31:33+00:00June 19th, 2018|SLCN News|

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 with The Network will get trained, supported and expenses to carry out the role they choose. You can ask [...]