“Our message is you are entitled to support, we are here to offer that support, and you are not alone.”Olivia Tait, Manager at Crossroads Orkney
The UK Government intends to repeal vital protections requiring age verification and the regulation of ‘extreme’ and violent content.
Brian Keeley, an artist and PhD student at the University of Aberdeen, has launched a joint exhibition with his artist wife to coincide with the new ‘presumed consent’ organ donation law that came into effect in Scotland on 26 March.
“It takes a certain kind of person to be a nurse. They want to help people.”
Nearly 3/4 of those who completed the survey commented on the significant changes they had to deal as a result of covid
” I was pleased this week to help unveil the new Secure Care Pathway and Standards Scotland.”
The social service sector makes up 7.8% of employment in Scotland, which is roughly 1 in 13 or workers.
“The pandemic has highlighted more than ever before, the skill and compassion demonstrated by our social service staff across Scotland.” Lorraine Gray
“I don’t get any respite, no time away or family support.” The Shocking Pressures on Young Carers #Covid19
“I feel as if it has made it more difficult to care for my father as I have been unable to take care of myself properly”
“As we get older we become frailer but not all older people are frail.” Professor Phyo Myint