Carers Support

Are You A Carer

If you are please let us know - we may be able to help you.

Carers UK (Scotland)

Here to make life better for carers

Suite 1B

Centrum House

38 Queen Street

Glasgow G1 3DX

t: 0141 378 1065



Carers Trust Scotland

Carers Trust in Scotland works to transform the lives of unpaid carers.


Tay House

300 Bath Street

Glasgow G2 4JR

t: 0300 772 7701 


NHS Links

There is a wealth of information on the NHS website about carers and caring. Below are some links into the site that we hope you will find useful.

FInance & Law

Help claiming benefits, looking after your bank balance and understanding the legal issues of caring.

  • Benefits for carers

    Directing carers to the benefits that can help them in their caring role

  • Benefits for the under-65s

    Advice and information on helping the person you look after get the benefits that they are entitled to.

    Benefits for the over-65s

    Advice and information on financial support for older people with a disability or illness.

  • Carer's Assement

    How your benefits maybe affected after the death of the person you look after and what happens to their benefits

  • Other benefits

    Advice for carers and the people they are looking after on claiming a whole host of other benefits unrelated to their disability or caring