“People may be surprised by the extent of services covered by this Consultation and I would urge as many as possible to respond to it, as this could really be the end for anything other than central control in Scotland.” Alison Evison COSLA
In November 2020 the Scottish Parliament voted to hold a public inquiry into covid related Care Home deaths
The Scottish Young Carers Festival 2021 webpage is where young carers can access over 40 pre-recorded workshops.
“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.