Each Health Board in Scotland is required to produce a Carers Information Strategy which sets out how they will inform carers of their right to a Carer’s Assessment and gives them information which may help them in their caring role. This section outlines information on how to access your local carer strategy and assignment of a guardian. There is also information concerning the rights and legal status of dependent older people.

 

It is important that carers have access to support and advice about their rights and entitlements. In Scotland there are some key policy, rights and legislation that directly affect carers…More
It is important that dependent older people have access to support and advice about their rights and legal status. In Scotland there are some key policy, rights and legislation that directly affect dependant older people…More