Carers can be wives, husbands, partners, parents, daughters, sons, friends or neighbours who look after a family member or friend who cannot manage alone due to illness or disability. This includes Young Carers, aged between 8-18 years old
Illnesses or disabilities may include physical or learning disabilities, mental health problems, drug or alcohol misuse.
Care tasks can include, assisting with personal care, giving medication, assisting someone to move around or helping with housework or shopping
The Carers Centre is based at Trondra Place in Easterhouse,
supporting Carers in the North East of Glasgow.
We offer a range of services to Carers, including information and advice, emotional support, a short break service, helping you to have your voice heard, information on benefits or grants which may be available or other money matters and personal development and wellbeing supports.
Glasgow North East Carers Centre is part of Glasgow City Carers Partnership, which was launched on 2nd December 2011 and established a universal offer of advice and information to all carers within Glasgow City.
The Carer Partnership functions on 2 levels:
·Partnership with unpaid carers who are acknowledged and supported as ‘Key Partners’ in the delivery of Health and Social Care.
·Partnership between Social Work Services, NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde, condition specific organisations and carer specific organisations such as ourselves, to deliver better outcomes for carers via the Carers Pathway
Find out more about the supports and services available by:
·Contacting the Carers Centre on 0141 781 0728, emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, or using our online contact form
·Reading the Carers Information Booklet
·Completing and returning the
For more information on any of our services, call us on 0141 781 0728,
or you can email us here
Glasgow North East Carers Centre is a charity and a company limited by guarantee.
Registered in Scotland - Company No. 320760. Scottish Charity No. SC 024647
Providing practical and emotional supports to Carers
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