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Short breaks from caring Further information

Further information

Further information

For more detailed information on planning short breaks, contact Shared Care Scotland direct on 01383 622462 or visit their website.

Or contact your local carers' centre via Carers Trust Scotland for help.

See Shared Care Scotland's Directory of Services of short break and respite services, and their Short Breaks Fund overview.

Shared Care Scotland's also have a Short Break Planner.

Visit Turn2us, a free service that helps people access welfare benefits, charitable grants and other financial help.

Scottish Government has information about the Short Breaks Fund.

 

The information was last updated on: 24th May 2017

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