Lochee & The Ferry

What we are doing in Lochee & The Ferry

Note: Dundee City stats have been taken from H&SC partnership strategic needs analysis.
Note: Dundee City stats have been taken from H&SC partnership strategic needs analysis.

Lochee

Our Locality Workers

Karin and Virginia are the carer support workers for Lochee area.  They are working with local school and organisations in the area to support local carers.

Carers Stories

Mia’s story

Mia is a 10 years old who is a carer for her little brother.
She explains her role as a carer, the support she receives and what it’s like to be a carer in her community Click to view

Kong’s Story

Kong is a carer who attends the Chinese Carers Group in Lochee.  Here Kong talks about the benefits of having a break from his caring role and what he enjoys about the group
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Liang’s Story

Liang, is a carers who attends the Chinese Carers Group in Lochee.  Here he talks about why he likes the group and what support he receives Click to view

The Ferry Locality Team

Theodora and Julie are the carer support workers for The Ferry.  They are working with local school and organisations in the areas to support local carers.

A Broughty Ferry Carer

We were sent this article from a carer who lives in Broughty Ferry on her caring role and what it is like to live in Broughty Ferry click here to read this article.

Alzheimer’s Scotland Dundee

Click here  to watch Jeni Sinclair, Dementia Advisor for Alzheimer’s Scotland in Dundee, explain how they are working closely with Dundee Carers Centre to support carers in local communities.

Barnhill Primary School

Click here to watch Angela Bruce, Headteacher for Barnhill primary talk about the work of the Young Carers Ambassadors and why they are vital other young carers at the school.

 

'Being a Young Carer' sent in by young carers Madison and Tabitha

'Being a Young Carer' sent in by young carers Madison and Tabitha