Date: Tuesday 17th April
Venue: St Mirren Football Club
If you can help with the above fundraising opportunity, please contact Katie or Marie on 0141 887 3643
Primary Care Mental Health Team
For help with mild to moderate mental health issues e.g. depression, anxiety, adjustment disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) call 0141 849 2208
Adult Social Care
Access for social care services including adult protection, care@home, community care and occupational therapy.
Call 0141 207 7878 or email
2nd Friday of the month
11.00am – 1.00pm
Please join us to meet the Adult Support Worker Team to find out more about the services and support we offer and the opportunity to meet other carers.
A copy of the poster can be found here
The Minister for Social Security, Jeanne Freeman, has recorded an update for carers on the plans for social security in Scotland.
David Brady, our Young Adult Carers Transition Worker will be based at West College Scotland Paisley Campus every Tuesday.
You will find David at the Renfrew North Entrance of the building from 10am-12pm. He will provide a drop in service for Young Adult Carers and also any Young Carers that might be attending college.
Please pop along and say hello.
Children who have Autism can be supported and assisted when travelling through Glasgow Airport?
You can take your child on an airport tour (90 minutes). See the check in areas, the security area and also the boarding gates.
On the day of their flight the Airport staff assist the passengers to check in and then through priority security.
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Thank you to everyone who came along to Carers Week. We kicked off the week with our AGM and would like to thank all the speakers, Lynn Williams, Carer and Board Member, Councillor Iain Nicolson, Leader of Renfrewshire Council, Meg Wright, Director of Carers Trust Scotland and Jim Carruth, Scotland’s Leading Rural Poet.
We are now recruting for Care at Home Sessional Workers.
If you feel you would be the right person for this job, head over to our Vacancies page and have a look over the Care at Home role, fill out the personal statement and email it over.
Renfrewshire Carers Centre Volunteer Project has been awarded £29,874 from Children in Need over the next three years to support 32 young people/children who have Attention Deflict Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
We are delighted to confirm the Centre has secured a fortnightly Benefits Surgery for Carers. You shall be able to book in an appointment with an Advice Works advisor who will be based at the Embroidery Mill on a Tuesday.
If you require a benefits check or need assistance with Personal Independent Payments (PIP), Disability Living Allowance, (DLA) Attendance Allowance (AA) or ESA50 Form, please contact us for an appointment on 0141 887 3643.