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Carers' charter

Published: 23 Mar 2018
Part of:
Equality and rights, Health and social care
ISBN:
9781788517379

The charter will help carers understand their rights under the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016.

14 page PDF

555.5kB

14 page PDF

555.5kB

Contents
Carers' charter
Footnotes

14 page PDF

555.5kB

Footnotes

1. http://www.legislation.gov.uk/asp/2016/9/contents

2. In many cases this will be a duty for the Integration Authority – see Glossary.

3. In many cases this will be a duty for the Integration Authority – see Glossary.

4. There are relatively small numbers of young carers of pre-school age. However, the Act does not set a minimum age for being a young carer as four and five year-olds will be both pre-school and school age children. The emphasis is to remove any inappropriate caring role.

5. See Self-directed Support in Scotland http://www.selfdirectedsupportscotland.org.uk/

6. In many cases this will be a duty for the Integration Authority – see Glossary.

7. In many cases this will be a duty for the Integration Authority – see Glossary.

8. In many cases this will be a duty for the Integration Authority – see Glossary.

9. In many cases, this is a duty for the Integration Authority.


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