Care for Carers

Would you like to make a difference to the life of a

Carer ?


A Carer is someone who looks after a family member or friend and are unpaid.


Care for Carers provides support services to carers in North East Edinburgh and Citywide.

We are looking for men and women over 18 years to help us run our groups and activities, provide and update information to GP’s surgeries and be a pair of helping hands at our Open Days.


We provide Induction and Training on such thing as :


· Communication and Listening Skills

· Boundaries and Confidentiality

· Carer’s Issues

· Age Related Conditions such as Dementia

· Paths for All Leadership Training


We are a small voluntary organisation and would welcome your interest and involvement to help us provide much needed support to our carers.

If you are interested or would like to find out more please :


Ruth MacLennan,  Manager,  Care for Carers

                                                                             Email :  admin@care4carers.org.uk

                                                                             Tel :  0131 661 2077

You can view or download the   Volunteers Handbook       by (clicking here)