As a carer we feel it is important that you take time to look after your own health.
We are offering free health checks for Carers at PKAVS in conjunction with NHS Scotland and Helathier Scotland.
What does this include:
After the health check your results will be explained and you can be put in touch with local services if needed.
When: Thursday 17th November between 10am and 12pm.
Where: The Gateway,North Methven Street, Perth, PH1 5PP.
If you are interested, please contact Catriona Chambers on 01738 567076 to make an appointment.
The Scottish Government has introduced a new benefit called the Carers Allowance Supplement.
We will be holding a Drop in on Thursday 18th October from 9am to 2pm at PKAVS for anyone who would like more info about the 'Getting it Right for Cares Across Perth & Kinross' consultation.
Over the next 4-5 weeks, the Scottish Government wants to talk to older people about their experiences of Attendance Allowance, one of the benefits being devolved to Scotland.