We currently have three grant programmes to support unpaid carers during the coronavirus outbreak. The schemes cover carers, parent carers and young carers.
News & Information
Social Security Scotland have made a video explaining the extra Covid-19 payment that will be made this month to carers who were receiving Carer’s Allowance on 13th April 2020…
Carers Week 2020 runs from the 8th to 14th June. Please visit Our Events and Carers Week 2020 pages for details of our online activities for carers all week.
Keeping kindness in times of crisis, reflections by Sara O’Connor, Counselling Co-oridnator at Carers of East Lothian.
We are answering calls 0131 665 0135, Monday to Friday, 10 am to 4 pm. Please reach out for help if you need it.
The NHS Inform website has a useful Q&A regarding carers and self-isolation (advice correct at 13th March 2020) If you’re a carer and need to self-isolate, you should discuss the needs of the person you care for with either your: health protection team social worker primary care team – your GP or NHS 24 (111)…
We have moved to our new premises in East Lothian Community Hospital, Alderston Road, Haddington, EH41 3PF. Our phone number remains 0131 665 0135 and we are continuing to support unpaid Carers from all over East Lothian.
Join us in our new premises at East Lothian Community Hospital, Haddington on Tuesday 19 November at 11am. Please let us know if you will attend by calling 0131 665 0135
We are currently recruiting for a full time Carer Support Worker: https://goodmoves.com/vacancy/a4s0N000000H3FnQAK/Carer-Support-Worker
New funding has been secured! Find out more /apply by clicking here on Breaks for Caring Grants.