Date lodged: 5 September 2016
To ask the Scottish Government whether existing carer services will receive funding from April 2017 to continue providing support to unpaid carers.
Answered by: Aileen Campbell 14 September 2016
Scottish Government funding for NHS board carer information strategies provides direct support to adult carers and young carers. Subject to spending review decisions, this funding is expected to continue in 2017-18.