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Carers Week 2021

Make Caring Visible & Valued

We are supporting Carers Week this year again with a round-up of information & resources for carers.

Virtual Hub - Carers Week Services Chit Chat

Watch Our Special Virtual Hub in Celebration of Carers Week

Join host Stacey as she was joined by special guests Kieran (Dundee Carers Centre, Sarah (Dundee & Angus ADHD Support Group), Caroline (The Corner), Sarah (Dundee & Angus College), Mary & Mya (Penumbra Dundee Wellness Services), and Jeni (Alzheimer Scotland Dundee Dementia Resource Centre).

Each gave a brief overview of their organisation and how they support carers. Links to each service can be found below:

Keep Well - Service Update

Watch this short video from Wendy Reid, Keep Well nurse as she gives an update on the service for Carers Week.

Alzheimer's Scotland - Action of Rights Team

Watch this interview with Alzheimer’s Scotland – Action on Rights Team as they discuss who they are and what they can do as a service to empower families to enhance meaningful contact within care homes.

For more information on the team and how to apply for the service click here. 

Cares of Dundee E-Newsletter & Events

Latest News

We will be releasing a special edition of the e-newsletter for Carers Week.

To read the newsletter click here  
(Also available in accessible formats)

Events taking place during Carers Week

For a list of events taking place during Carers Week click here

Everyone Cares - Carers of Dundee E-Module

Make Caring Visible & Valued and take our Everyone Cares E-module today!

This e-module is suitable for everyone and explores some of the reasons people find it difficult to identify as a carer, discover how to recognise and support carers yourself, find out about the rights of carers under the Carers Act, and learn about the opportunities for carers to get involved in personal, local and national decision making.

Take the course

For more information. . .

If you would like to find out further information on Carers Week including other activities taking place, go to the Carers Week Website