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.
Next meeting: 12 March 2014
This meeting, including AGM, will be held at 1pm.
Non MSP Individuals
The Princes Royal Trust for Carers
Headway UK, Scotland
National Autistic Society, Scotland
Coalition of Carers in Scotland
Shared Care Scotland
Big Lottery Fund Scotland
CAB Scotland - Kinship Care Project
Carers of East Lothian
Learning Disability Association Scotland
North West Carers Centre, Edinburgh
Division of Clinical Psychology in Scotland