Supporting People Who Care

We provide advice, information and flexible support on a one to one, group or telephone basis to carers like you.

This support focuses on areas that are important you, ensuring you are looking after your own health and wellbeing.

Health and Wellbeing
Young Carers

I’m a Carer

If you become a carer, there are initial steps that you can take to get support to ensure your own wellbeing and so that you are in a position to continue caring for someone.

Your rights as a carer
Your Rights as a Carer
Courses and Learning
Courses and Learning

I Care for Someone with…

The following organisations can provide information and support for people who support someone with a specific diagnosis.  You can also access information about organisations throughout Dundee by visiting Dundee City Council’s My Life Portal, ALISS (A Local Information System for Scotland) or Other Useful Services page.

Frequently Asked Q’s
Local Support (A-Z)

Volunteers Week

This is a great time of the year to think about giving something back to your community by volunteering some of your time.

You can give as little or as much time as you have available. And we can help match you up with a suitable volunteering opportunity.

Click here to find out more.

Are you finding things difficult?

That’s okay. We’re here to help. Get in touch today

Carer Interest Network

Carer Interest Network is a means of working together more effectively and proactively in meeting the needs of carers. The network is open to all organisations providing generic and targeted support to unpaid carers across Dundee. The network welcomes speakers from different organisations at each meeting.

To register a place or for more information please contact Megan Clark by email [email protected] or call 01382 200422.

register to the carers charter
Register for the Carers Charter
what is the carers charter
What is the Carers Charter?

Information for Professionals

The following information has been developed to help support employers, organisations and professionals.

Legislation and Policy

Short Breaks Services Statement

The purpose of this Statement is to provide information on Short Breaks to Carers, Young Carers, Supported People and workers. This includes what a Short Break is and how to access one.

Health and Social Care Integration Joint Board

This report provides information about progress with implementation of the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 and seeks approval for the Carers (Scotland) Act Investment Plan.