Enacted on Sunday 1st April 2018, the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 places a range of duties on local authorities and the NHS. This includes delegated responsibilities to Health and Social Care Partnerships through Integration Joint Boards.
Implementation of the Act is underway and work is progressing. A range of briefing sessions at the Falkirk and Clackmannanshire Carers Centre, 1A Bank Street, Falkirk FK1 1NB, have been arranged to keep staff and organisations up to date with the new duties, implications of the Act and progress to date.
The sessions will take place on the following dates:
- Monday 4th June, 9am – 11:30am
- Tuesday 5th June, 1pm – 2:30pm
- Tuesday 5th June, 3pm – 4:30pm
Further sessions will be arranged as required.
For further information, or to book your place, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org