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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-02304: Margaret Mitchell (Central Scotland)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

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.