What's in Your Locality

Coldside

An overview of the current work we do, partnership organisations we work with and schools we support

Our Locality Workers

Jessie is the Carers Support Worker for Coldside Locality

Adele is the Groupwork Support Worker for the area.  To find out more about Carer’s Decides Groupwork Programme click here

Schools in this locality

Primary Schools

High School

Young Carer Interview

Photo by Annie Spratt on Unsplash

We interviewed a 14-year-old Young Carer from Coldside and asked them what it is was like being a carer in their community.

What do you like about living in this locality?
It’s good I live beside a park.

What does it feel like living here?
I like living here it’s good.

Where do carers find their support?
Through the Dundee Carers Centre carers can find and get support.

What support is most valuable to you?
I value most the support from mum and step-dad.

Keep Well

Keep Well is a service within NHS Tayside that offer FREE Health & Wellbeing Health checks to carers ages 18 and over.

In this video Wendy Reid, Keep Well Nurse, explains the service and how they are working with Dundee Carers Centre to support carers and how the service is running during lockdown.