The Provision of Direct Support Services for Adult and Young Carers

Organisation: Dumfries and Galloway Council

Date: Oct 2019

Contact: Craig Bouse

Adult Carers will have access to a range of preventative approaches & supports that enable them to achieve & maintain optimum wellbeing, and be fully supported to continue in their caring role. Including:

-Preparation of Adult Carer Support Plans
-Information/advice including awareness raising of local/national Carers issues
-Individual/group support to Carers
-A range of short breaks
-Promotion of adult Carer involvement in providing views and feedback including direct representation for example. participation in local forums, social media
Young Carers will have access to a range of preventative approaches & supports that enable them to achieve & maintain optimum wellbeing, and be fully supported to continue in their caring role. Include:
-Preparation of Young Carer Statements
-Information/advice including awareness raising of local/national Carers issues
-Individual/group support to Young Carers
-A range of short breaks
-Promotion of Young Carer involvement in providing views and feedback

Full details of the tender can be found here.