News & Events

Review of the Year and Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 ...

We are delighted to invite carers, professionals and those interested in the work of Connecting Carers to join us at the Highland Archive Centre for a review of our activities over the past 12 months.
The review will look at the challenges faced by Connecting Carers, Highland Carers Advocacy and Connecting Young Carers and explore the impact of the care agenda and increasing numbers of unpaid carers in Highland.  We will also be sharing highlights and successes of the past year.

An event for Mental Health Carers ...

5th September 2017 in Dingwall

Carers Trust Scotland and Scottish Patient Safety Programme are holding an event for mental health carers, service users and staff.

To promote improved carer involvement, promote safer mental health services, and support recovery we want mental health carers, carer support staff and health and social care staff to come together for a lively discussion around improving communication, sharing of information and partnership working.


Meet Jeane Freeman MSP, Equality Minister ...

You are invited to an Inclusion Scotland event for disabled people, carers and allies in the Highlands. This is an opportunity to thoughts, issues and priorities with Jeane Freeman MSP, Scottish Government Minister for Equality, on how the Scottish Government’s human rights delivery plan for disabled people could deliver for disabled people in our region.

Thursday: 17 August 2017, Inclusion Scotland meeting with Jeane Freeman MSP, Scottish Government Minister for Equality, Merkinch Community Centre, Inverness.

To book your place and discuss any access, transport and dietary requirements please call John on 07442 278287 or email:

Forthcoming Events August to December 2017 ...

We have some fantastic free events, activities and training courses for unpaid carers in the next few months.

You can find out more about all ourr events on our Eventbrite site and book your tickets there as well.  If you have any questions about any of the events please call 01463 723561 or email

We look forward to seeing you at an event soon.

Carers News is Out! ...

We're excited to share this edition of Carers News with you all.  Packed with images form WALK500, an update on all our activities, information for carers, new faces and much more.

We've also updated our support group info and have loads of events coming up in the next few months.

If you haven't received a copy let us know or you can access the most recent issue here.

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