What's in Your Locality


The work we do, who we work with and schools we support

Sandra Kelbie - Carer Support Worker for Maryfield

Maryfield Team

Sofia and Sandra are the support workers for Maryfield locality.

They work closely with schools and organisations in the area to help support carers within the local community.

Carers Decide Groupwork Programme

Tom is the Groupwork Worker for the Maryfield locality.

Carers Decide Groupwork is an 8-week programme offering an opportunity for carers to meet and learn from each other’s caring experience.
Sessions are facilitated by Carers Centre staff and are available online and face to face.

For more information click here

Young Carer Support in Schools

We work closely with schools across the city to ensure that young carers are identified and supported within their educational setting.

A named Young Carer Coordinator and Dundee Carers Centre Support Worker is linked to each school and can offer practical and emotional support to young carers and families.  Young Carers Ambassadors within some secondary schools can offer emotional and peer support to young carers.

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Discover upcoming community cafes, events and groups taking place in Maryfield, which also include events run by other organisations that support carers and disabled people.

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Seasons for Growth for Urdu-Speaking BAME Carers

For carers who have experienced significant change, grief and loss and would like to explore new ways to deal with change and loss in their lives.

Will be delivered on weekly basis over 4-8 weeks.

Email [email protected] for more information.