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10th March 2020

Cases of coronavirus in Scotland have now been confirmed and people are advised and provided with information on how to reduce the risk of getting the infection. Age Scotland has compiled some useful information for older people and their families on how to avoid the deadly virus.

To find out more, please click on the links below 

Find out more about Coronavirus (COVID-19)

NHS Inform - COVID-19

NHS 24 has also set up a dedicated helpline which older people can call for advice and information on 0800 028 2816.

As carers, it is important to keep ourselves and our families protected. Learning on how to fight any virus or disease is a great tool that we can have and share with our loved ones because it spreads knowledge and awareness

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Updated Advice to Hospital Visits

Updated principles for restricting visitors to patients in NHS Scotland during Covid-19 outbreak

Scottish Welfare Fund - Community Care Grants and Crisis Grants

The pandemic has caused financial impact for some families due to sudden loss of income and unemployment which added extra worries for those who have been affected.

Every month
Perth Me Time Carers Support Group
Perth Me Time Carers Support Group
Last Thursday of every second month
Pitlochry Social Therapies
Every Tuesday
Cargill-Burrelton Community Cafe

What is the difference between a Council and a PKAVS support plan?

What is the difference between a Council and a PKAVS support plan?