December 2017

Eight Duties of The Carers (Scotland) Act 2016

The Carers (Scotland) Act 2017 introduces new rights for unpaid carers and new duties for local councils and the NHS to provide support to carers.  In early 2018 Connecting Carers are running a series of training workshops and consultation events for carers and those working with carers in Highland.  More information will be available in January 2018.

Carers News Out Now!

It's here - the Christmas edition of Carers News.  At this time of year it is fun to look back on some of the events we have hosted over the past months with some great photographs. Not only that, we're all looking forward to 2018 ad the implementation of the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016.  More on this in the new year.
You can read the latest version of Carers News here.