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Creative care

Painting, poetry and music – these are just come of the artistic pursuits older people using care services across Scotland are being encouraged to take up and have fun with. It’s all part of…

Revised Codes of Practice and a new model of regulation

The Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) will publish revised Codes of Practice for Social Service Workers and Employers on 1 November 2016. On the same day, the way SSSC regulates social service workers will…

Free training courses for carers

Support is available for unpaid carers and family members in Dumfries and Galloway thanks to the free courses on health-related subjects run by the Care Training Consortium (CTC). The programme is financed by the NHS and…