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Rutherglen Community Carers

Locality: Camglen

Condition: Dementia/Carers

0141 613 2003

Aiming to provide care, understanding and support to those who care for relatives or friends in the community who have dementia or mental health difficulties. RCC also supports the Early Diagnosed Dementia Support Group.

Locality: East Kilbride

Condition: cancer/long term condition

01355 202020

info@kilbrydehospice.org.uk

Informal drop in and get together service for Carers of patients with life limiting illness. Staff and volunteers are on hand to offer information and support where required. Carers Cuppa runs every Tuesday from 1:30pm – 3:30pm.

Locality: East Kilbride

Condition Dementia/Carers

Call Brian Doig 01355 244123

info@dementiacarers.co.uk

Service for the benefit of people with dementia and their Carers and to continually strive to improve the quality of care, support and opportunities given to service users and Carers. They also provide a day-care service, the only charity to provide this kind of service in
East Kilbride, within day-care, we provide a wide range of activities, including: arts & crafts, quizzes, music therapy, gentle exercises etc.

Locality: East Kilbride

Condition: everyone/Carers

This group supports family members with weekly activities and through distributing our information leaflets and resources. They are active members of our organisation and supporters of our work.

Locality: East Kilbride

Conditions: Young Carers

01355 221829

eastkilbrideuc@yls.org.uk

A closed group for Young Carers in East Kilbride which meets on Tuesdays 3-10pm.

Locality: SL wide

Conditions: Young Carers

southlanarkshire.yc.forum@gmail.com

Represent and support Young Carers age 15 to 25 who are members of the forum from across South Lanarkshire. Promote an understanding of Young Carers’ issues and contribute to the development of national and local policy initiatives affecting Young Carers.

Locality: Lanark / Clydesdale

Conditions: All Carers

01698 428090

info@prtlcc.org.uk

Carers Centre is a resource for Carers across Lanarkshire to access information and a range of direct support services.  The centre is based in Hamilton with a second base in Airdrie, supplemented by Carer support workers who operate from within locality social work teams across Lanarkshire.

Locality: Forth Clydesdale

Conditions: all Carers

01698 428090

info@prtlcc.org.uk

Carers Centre is a resource for Carers across Lanarkshire to access information and a range of direct support services. The centre is based in Hamilton with a second base in Airdrie, supplemented by Carer support workers who operate from within locality social work teams across Lanarkshire.

Locality: Larkhall

Conditions: all Carers

01698 428090

info@prtlcc.org.uk

Carers Centre is a resource for Carers across Lanarkshire to access information and a range of direct support services. The centre is based in Hamilton with a second base in Airdrie, supplemented by Carer support workers who operate from within locality social work teams across Lanarkshire.

Locality: Biggar / Clydesdale

Conditions: All Carers

01698 428090

info@prtlcc.org.uk

Carers Centre is a resource for Carers across Lanarkshire to access information and a range of direct support services. The centre is based in Hamilton with a second base in Airdrie, supplemented by Carer support workers who operate from within locality social work teams across Lanarkshire.

Locality: East Kilbride

Conditions: All Carers

01698 428090

info@prtlcc.org.uk

Carers Centre is a resource for Carers across Lanarkshire to access information and a range of direct support services. The centre is based in Hamilton with a second base in Airdrie, supplemented by Carer support workers who operate from within locality social work teams across Lanarkshire.

Locality: Rutherglen

Conditions: All Carers

01698 428090

info@prtlcc.org.uk

Carers Centre is a resource for Carers across Lanarkshire to access information and a range of direct support services. The centre is based in Hamilton with a second base in Airdrie, supplemented by Carer support workers who operate from within locality social work teams across Lanarkshire.

Locality: Hamilton

Conditions: Parent Carers of Children with Autism

Call Ramone Hutchinson 0344 225 1111

arch@southlanarkshire.gov.uk

The Autism Resource Coordination Hub is a South Lanarkshire Council led initiative that is supported by a range of partners including statutory and voluntary agencies. The service has been set up to support people of all ages affected by Autism, as well as their parent/Carers

Locality: South Lanarkshire Wide

Conditions: Female Carers caring for someone of any condition

Call Isbah Khan 01698 428090

info@prtlcc.org.uk

Support group and resource hub for female Carers from black and minority ethnic communities.

Locality: Lanarkshire Wide

Conditions: Male Carers

01698 428090

info@prtlcc.org.uk

This group is for male Carers across Lanarkshire and takes place once a month in alternate venues depending on the planned activities.

Locality: Lanarkshire Wide

Conditions: Parent Carers supporting someone with an eating disorder – Anorexia/Nervosa/Bulimia

Call Juacqui Burdis 01236 755550

info@prtlcc.org.uk

The Eating Disorder Support Group meets monthly supporting parents and Carers looking after someone with an eating disorder.

Locality: Clydesdale

Conditions: For anyone affected by memory difficulties and their Carers

Call Helen Jamieson 01555 771218

Drop In support for anyone affected by memory difficulties and their Carers – Tea, Coffee, cake, friendship, support held the last Friday of every month.

Locality: Clydesdale

Conditions: For anyone affected by memory difficulties and their Carers

Call Helen Jamieson 01555 77218

Drop In Activities – for anyone affected by memory difficulties and their Carers – Tea, Coffee, cake, friendship, support – held the second Friday of every month.

Locality: CamGlen

Conditions: Support Group for all and those living with addiction

01698 533 843

Support to family members of those who are suffering from addiction. Also supporting those struggling with poverty or poor physical and Mental Health.

Locality: Clydesdale

Conditions: Individuals and families affected by Breast Cancer

Support Group to provide information to individuals and families affected by Breast Cancer. – Organised activities available both educational and social.

Locality: East Kilbride

Conditions: Individuals affected by Parkinson’s – Adults and people with long-term health conditions

07532045312

bobncat@virginmedia.com

Support Group to offer information, friendship and support to local people with Parkinson’s, their families and Carers. Organised regular events and social activities held the first Friday of every month.

Locality: South Lanarkshire Wide

Conditions: Cancer patients and families

01698 355137

lcctcancerdrivers@hotmail.co.uk

Voluntary organisation that provides support for cancer patients and families by providing transport to individuals who don’t have transport of their own and or who find it difficult to cope with sometimes prolonged ambulance journeys. The transport specialist clinics, therapy centres day care facilities.

Locality: Facebook Page – Scotland Wide support

Conditions: Families living and coping wth Autism

Autism Triage Scotland

Locality: CamGlen

Conditions: Heart/Stroke Survivors

0141 641 2707

To allow survivors a social outlet away from family by meeting other heart and stroke victims. This also allowing respite time to Carers.

Locality: Clydesdale

Conditions: Anyone with heart disease

More information to be found via the Chest Heart and stroke website or email is all info can be found.

Locality: East Kilbride

Condition: Anyone with heart disease

More information to be found via the Chest Heart and stroke website or email is all info can be found.

Locality: Hamilton

Conditions: Membership is open to anyone who has had a stroke and their family and/or Carers

More information to be found via the Chest Heart and stroke website or email is all info can be found.

Locality: East Kilbride

Conditions: People with long-term conditions – anyone affected by Cancer

0141 337 8199

info@cancersupportscotland.org

Befriending for all cancers, bereavement support, counseling, complementary therapies and cancer information support.

Locality: Clydesdale

Conditions: everyone/Carers

07434843518

Carluke listeners are available to listen in confidence to anyone with concerns or worries who would find it helpful to speak to someone in person who will listen without judgment. This is not an advisory or counselling service. Service is carried out under strict confidentiality.

Locality: Biggar

Conditions: Individuals living with memory issues and their Carers

Call Alzheimer Scotland 01698 539768

aclemments@alzscot.org

Informal drop in café for people who are worried about their memory or living with dementia.

Locality: South Lanarkshire Wide

Conditions: people with or affected by Cancer and their Carers

0141 212 0505

info@beatsoncancercharity.org

Beatson Cancer charity aims to be at the forefront of the fight against cancer by providing a comprehensive range of high quality patient and family support, fund specialist staff posts, enhanced medical equipment and provide innovative service developments.

Locality: Hamilton Blantyre Area

Conditions: People affected by spectrum disorder

01698 827670

Support group for children attending addition support base of High Blantyre Primary