The Minister for Social Security, Jeanne Freeman, has recorded an update for carers on the plans for social security in Scotland.
In it she sets out the plans and timescales for setting up a social security agency in Scotland and taking over the 11 devolved benefits by 2020.
She also answers questions which were raised by carers about the government's plans.
Last years annual Carers Conference was a joint effort between PKAVS Carers Hub Team and representatives from Perth & Kinross Health and Social Care Partnership. Click to read full event details.
Plus Perth have put together a handy timetable of the local Pharmacy Opening times over the Festive Season.
PKAVS Carers Hub have teamed up with Carefree are a charity that offer 3 or 7-night breaks for eligible unpaid carers. They have secured over 400 breaks for carers to choose from all across the UK.