Dumfries & Galloway Health & Social Care

Social Wellbeing

Staff Support Networks

4 Staff networks for people who are LGBT+, Women, Disabled people (including long term health conditions), or Minority Ethnic.. Being part of a Network will enable members to:

  • Be part of a community of support ·
  • Have a safe space to share experiences with other members ·
  • Be part of a collective voice to influence positive change

Work with others to promote inclusion and challenge discrimination

Carers Support

If you provide help and support to a relative, friend or neighbour who is affected by long-term illness, disability, age or addiction, there are services to support YOU as an unpaid Carer including: Adult Carer Support Plans and Young Carer Statements, Breaks from Caring, Emergency Planning, Training, Money Matters and health and wellbeing support

Carers Support –  http://www.dgalcarers.co.uk/

01387 248600

Financial Support

Financial advice and support is available from Dumfries & Galloway Citizens Advice Service. Specialist advisors can provide assistance and advice on fuel poverty as well as many other situations such as debt management, budgeting, housing issues and benefit advice.

Financial Advice – Dumfries & Galloway Citizens Advice Project 0300 303 4321