Information leaflets with contact information should be available in all hospitals and clinics.
Posters and Business Cards
A4 and A3 posters are available for all wards and clinical areas. Business cards are also available.
All these resources are available to order from the Public Health Resource Directory.
Understanding the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016
The Coalition of Carers have worked with a variety of carers, carer organisations and health and social care staff to design leaflets for carers. They let you know about your rights and what to expect when you are
- considering a short break
- making an Adult Carer Support Plan
- making an emergency plan
- supporting someone being discharged from hospital
All of these can be downloaded from the Coalition of Carers website.
Useful Websites and Contact Information
Care Information Scotland
Care Information Scotland provide information about care services for people living in Scotland.
Carers Scotland provide advice, information and support to all carers.
Carers Trust works to improve support, services and recognition for all unpaid carers.
Health and Wellbeing Directory
This directory has information about services to improve your health and wellbeing.
NHS Inform is Scotland’s national health information service. You can find information to help make informed decisions.
Right Care, Right Time
These pages explain how and when to access services.
Support and Information Services (NHSGGC)
This service provides support including money advice and carers support. Anyone can use the service and you will find centres in lots of our hospitals.