Meetings

Every month we bring Carers meetings out to the localities in South Lanarkshire.

The meetings are for all Carers, you are welcome to bring your cared for person and your children. We know that caring impacts on every person in a family.

Carers Meetings – 2019

January’s Carers Monthly – East Kilbride Locality meeting will be held on Tuesday 15th January 2019 in the Village Centre, East Kilbride from 10:30am-12:30pm

Guest speaker will be Carla Maxwell from Lananrkshire Carers Centre and this months topic is Short Breaks


February’s Carers Monthly – Clydesdale Locality meeting will be held on Tuesday 5th February 2019 in the Stonehouse Lifestyles, Stonehouse from 10:30am-12:30pm

Guest speaker again will be Carla Maxwell from Lananrkshire Carers Centre and this months topic is still Short Breaks


March’s Carer Monthly – CamGlen Locality meeting will be held on Thursday 7th March in Fernhill Community Centre, Rutherglen from 10:30am – 12:30pm

Guest speaker and topic still to be confirmed.


March’s Carer Monthly – Hamilton Locality meeting will be held on Thursday 21st March in Whitehill Neighbourhood Centre, Hamilton from 10:30am – 12:30pm

Guest speaker and topic still to be confirmed.

Information Stalls and communications

Each meeting brings the latest information that may be of benefit to Carers, we have the latest leaflets and literature that will help you know what can help and support you.

Speakers

Every month we ask speakers from various organisations across the locality as well as from national organisations. The speakers step forward and tell you about matters from their organisations or sectors that impact on you, this can include changes to services or new services they offer.

Focus Groups

We regularly hold focus groups at the Carers meetings when and if a particular issue needs to seek out the views of Carers. We gathering the information to take forward to local and national meetings to shape services and influence change. We help you to try to get the services you want in the way you want.

Questions and Answers

We open the floor to discussions where Carers can raise matters, queries and concerns. You can ask questions and tell us what you need us to find out for you.

Your rights

We have presentations and discussions that allow you as Carers to know and understand your rights. We are the Voice of Carers in South Lanarkshire.
Come Along, meet other Carers, get informed and know your rights.