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Support for Specific Conditions

Every Carers journey is different and the person they care for may require specific support. There are a large number of local support organisations for people living with specific conditions, illnesses or a disability within Perth and Kinross such as:

  • Alzheimer Scotland
  • Perth Autism Support
  • RASAC
  • Downs Syndrome Scotland
  • Enable
  • MECOPP
  • Parent to Parent 
  • plus much more...

Often these organisations will offer support to the person you care for but also understand the effect a person's condition can have on the rest of the family.

Many organisations now have carer support groups and offer information and advice to people caring for someone with a specific illness or disability.

For a ful list of organisations that can support you and your cared for please visit our Directory page.

NCO PPE Guide for Carers in Scotland

NCO PPE Guide for Carers in Scotland

Online Reminiscence Links For Home Support

During these unprecedented times, a team of sports historians, project volunteers, museum professionals and health professionals are working together to support people who are experiencing social isolation. Through this online network, reminiscence is continuing to be supported, prompting conversations and discussions in households across Scotland

Every month
Perth Me Time Carers Support Group
Perth Me Time Carers Support Group
Weekly
Comrie and District Men's Shed
Last Tuesday of each month
Crieff Social Therapies
Booking is essential

What is the difference between a Council and a PKAVS support plan?

What is the difference between a Council and a PKAVS support plan?