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Carers

Useful Resources for Carers

There are a wide range of resources available both locally and nationally for carers.  Carers can use these links to go directly to the websites of the listed organisations to find out about the range of supports and services available.

Many of these organisations will be able to offer carers information, advice, guidance and signposting.

Carer Support Organisations

Alzheimer Scotland

Lanarkshire Carers Centre

Lanarkshire Links

PAMIS

Take Control

The Haven

Rutherglen Community Carers

South Lanarkshire Carers Network

Speak Out

Finding Local Authority Services

Residential and nursing care

Additional Support Needs

Community Alarms and Telecare

Community Mental Health Teams

Adaptations and Equipment

Support Providers

National Carer Organisations

Carers Scotland

MECOPP

Carers Trust Scotland

Shared Care Scotland

Crossroads Caring Scotland

Coalition of Carers Scotland

Care Information Scotland

Condition Specific Organisations

National Autistic Society

Downs Syndrome

Sleep Scotland

Local Organisations

Lanarkshire Association for Mental Health (LAMH)

The Advocacy Project

Self-directed Support Network

Kilbryde Hospice

Lanarkshire Links

Action for Children

NHS Services

NHS Lanarkshire

For the person you care for

Day Care for adults with a Learning Disability

Learning Disability Services

Self-directed Support

Emergency Planning

Social Work Emergency Services

Enable - Emergency Planning

Anticipatory Care Planning

www.ihub.scot

Inspection/Care Standards

Care Inspectorate

New National Health and Social Care Standards