Respite Care News

Carers Action Plan

June 26th, 2019|

CARERS-ACTION-PLAN-FINAL-30-April-2019-1Download The Carers Action plan was released earlier April 2019 find out more at https://www.gov.gg/CAPmedia The next review meeting will be held in July 2019

Carers Engagement Event by States of Guernsey, Carers Guernsey 

February 16th, 2018|

Please find attached the slides from the Carers engagement event held at Les Cotils Thursday 15th Feb. To find out more about the States Carers Action Plan go to https://www.gov.gg/carersactionplan To find out more about Carers Guernsey go to https://sites.google.com/carers.gg/carers/ Don’t forget [...]

ITV report on Carers in Guernsey

February 15th, 2018|

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Carers Guernsey Survey

February 11th, 2018|

Carers Survey  The States of Guernsey is currently seeking the input of people who provide unpaid support to family members and friends to begin the development of a Carers' Action Plan. If you are an informal, unpaid carer, the States [...]

Carers Guernsey is recruiting

February 11th, 2018|

Carers Guernsey is a new charity dedicated to supporting islanders of all ages who provide informal care for family members and friends with life-limiting health conditions. Carers Guernsey is recruiting its first two members of staff - a Manager and [...]

Carers Action Plan Engagement Event

February 11th, 2018|

This is just to confirm that we will be holding our Carers Action Plan Engagement Event on Thursday 15th February from 5.30pm – 7.30pm at Les Cotils, Harry Bound Room. We currently have around 60 registered attendees with a good mix of carers themselves and policy/third [...]

Disability Officer Up-date January 2018

January 20th, 2018|

We have had lots of good feedback on the Hidden Disabilities lanyard scheme at Guernsey and Alderney Airports. The scheme was launched on 1 December 2017. The lanyard will help staff discreetly identify travellers who may require support. Airport staff [...]

Carers' Action Plan for the States of Guernsey

January 18th, 2018|

Invitation for informal/ unpaid carers to give their views to inform a Carers Action Plan for the States of Guernsey and to attend an Engagement Event on Thursday 15th February 5.30 – 7.30pm at Les Cotils, Harry Bound Room   In [...]

Longer Working Lives Policy Letter

November 10th, 2017|

Just to advise that the Longer Working Lives Policy Letter was submitted to the Greffe today and is available here (the date of the States Debate at which it will be considered is yet to be confirmed): https://gov.gg/article/162603/Longer-Working-Lives Our media release [...]

Carers Guernsey Report

June 14th, 2017|

The Guernsey Community Foundation (GCF) held a stakeholders meeting to launch the Carers Guernsey report and provide an update on their progress. The report and slide deck of the evening can be found below: Carers stakeholder meeting 31 05 17 [...]

Amendment is lost, but delays are in doubt

December 15th, 2011|

HSSD's bid to have £1.35m of its lost budget reinstated was lost by 18 votes to 29 in the Assembly yesterday. At the time, we assumed that meant that delays to the adult learning disability respite care project would now [...]