Please find attached a flyer regarding this year’s Carers Conference, where will we have special guests Provost Liz Grant and John Swinney MSP joining us.
We will have a few informative talks, and interactive workshops throughout the day on topics relevant to unpaid carers’ lives. Lunch will also be provided on the day.
Unpaid carers will be given priority of a place over professionals.
Booking is essential – please contact Kerry Donaghy on 01738 452216 or email email@example.com to book your place. Please see booking form below.
When: Monday 28th November 2016
Where: Dewars Centre, Glover Street, Perth, PH2 0TH
Time: 10.30am to 3.30pm (Registration from 9.30am)
Booking Form - please return booking forms no later than Friday 4th November otherwise Kerry will assume you no longer wish to attend.
*we have managed to secure FREE transport for all unpaid carers interested in attending the conference from Crieff to Perth and return again on the day - please contact Kerry Donaghy if you would like to book this transport on 01738 567076 or email firstname.lastname@example.org*
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