“Young people living in, or leaving, the care system often face additional barriers to learning – which is why this funding can be so vital. “
The Eat Well Age Well Roadshow is coming to Orkney on 10th June.
One of the most important pieces of work undertaken in Scotland is the Independent Care Review.
“Carers make a vital contribution to society, which this payment recognises, putting an extra £442 in their pockets this financial year. “
“Sometimes I think the Tory party can sink no lower”
Orkney Islands Council is to hold a series of public meetings to explain why they are making cuts to services, including those termed ‘high risk’.
“It’s all about being able to provide the best possible match for each child who comes to us needing a foster family.”
he Scottish Care of Older People (SCoOP) audit will be the first to look at specialist care provision and delivery for older people.
Care workers employed by Orkney Island Council are all paid above the real living wage for contracted work.
“The change will take place during 2018/19. This will provide time for it to be implemented in a way which will ensure continuity of care to individuals