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Life Stories, Pledges and Making a Difference by Tommy Whitelaw

Massive thank you to TaysideHealth for the opportunity to write this guest post. My name is Tommy Whitelaw and for five years I was a full-time carer for my mother Joan, up until she sadly passed away in September 2012. At … Continue reading

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Carer Engagement and Involvement: The Value of Carers Contributing Lived Experience to Professional Development by Charlene Kenny & Richard Craven

Support in Mind, Scotland’s Tayside Carers Support Project, in collaboration with Tayside Carers have recently created, designed and produced an information/signposting leaflet with contribution from NHS Tayside, titled “Caring is a Journey. Can I Help You To Cope?”.  This piece of work structured carers’ desires to assist others … Continue reading

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