Carers

Purpose of the group

To ensure equality of opportunity for carers in Scotland by liaising with carers' organisations, lobbying the Executive and promoting legislation on carers' behalf; to promote awareness amongst Members of the Scottish Parliament of the needs of carers and former carers; to liaise with Members of both Houses at Westminster and the Welsh Assembly in order to share best practice; and to link with appropriate bodies, including carers organisations, on an international basis.

Forthcoming meetings

Next meeting: 13 January 2015

This meeting will be held at 12.30pm in the Robert Burns Room (CR1).

Minutes

Annual Return/Report

Group Officers

Group Members

Non MSP Individuals

Michael Grieve

Clare Lally

Wendy Laird

Harry Robertson

Trish Dunlop

Lorraine Allen

Organisations

Carers Trust Scotland - Secretariat

Carers Scotland

Headway UK

Enable

National Autistic Society

MS Society

Stroke Association

Age Scotland

Coalition of Carers in Scotland

Shared Care Scotland

Big Lottery Fund Scotland

CAB Scotland - Kinship Care Project

MECOPP

Carers of East Lothian

Learning Disability Association Scotland

The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland

Edinburgh North West Carers Centre

Pain Concern

FirstHand

Division of Clinical Psychology in Scotland

STUC

Scottish Youth Parliament

Renfrewshire Carers Centre

PAMIS

The Butterfly Trust

Alzheimers Scotland

MS Society Scotland

Get involved

Next meeting:
13 January 2015

Contact:

hnoller@carers.org

Tel: 0300 123 2008

Contact

Claudia Beamish MSP

Scottish Parliament
Edinburgh
EH99 1SP

0131 348 6889

01555 664065