Legislation and Policy

This page gathers together relevant legislation for Carers in Dundee. You can find more information about specific rights for carers on the Carers Rights page.

A Caring Dundee

This plan sets out the approach and actions by which the Dundee Health & Social Care Partnership will deliver on our vision and outcomes for Carers living in Dundee and Carers caring for people in Dundee. It describes how we will implement the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 and helps prepare for the requirements set out for local carers strategies which are contained within the statutory guidance which will accompany this Act.

Health and Social Care Integration Joint Board

This report provides information about progress with implementation of the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 and seeks approval for the Carers (Scotland) Act Investment Plan.

Short Breaks Services Statement

The purpose of this Statement is to provide information on Short Breaks to Carers, Young Carers, Supported People and workers. This includes what a Short Break is and how to access one.