Sofia and Kieran are both the locality workers for Maryfield Ward. Both work closely with services/organisations in the area to help support carers.
Linda Sterry, a Support worker for Funeral Link, talks about how the service can support bereaved families make informed choices and options available to them. Click here to view.
Action for Children
Claire Miller, a Service Coordinator for Action for Children, talks about how the service can support carers and help available to those in need. Click here to view.
Colin Clement, Chairman for Stobswell Forum, talks about what the forum does historically, as well as the role they are currently doing to support those in need during lockdown. Click here to view.
Dundee International Women’s Centre (DIWC)
DIWC work to improve the lives of women living in Dundee. They help women to gain the confidence, life skills, education and employability skills that will enable them to reach their full potential and prosper in their community.
Vaqar Salimi is the Centre Coordinator for Dundee International Women’s Centre based in Stobswell. Click here to view Vaqar’s message to carers.
Fatima Ramzan is a project worker for DIWC. Click here to view Fatima’s message to carers.
Justine, Project Worker for Hillcrest Futures Young People Service, explains how the service supports young people ages 12-18 years of age. Click here to view message to carers.
Community Empowerment Team
Val Kane is a Community Officer for Dundee City Council’s Community Empowerment Team and works within the Maryfield Ward. Val explains the work that she does, ensuring that local people have a say about their community. Click here to see the message to carers.
C Gate Drop in Café
June Whale, a former support worker for Dundee Carers Centre, is now a volunteer at the Drop-in cafe at C Gate. June explains her role as a volunteer to support carers who attend the cafe.
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Dundee City Council Community Officer
Stuart Fairweather is a Community Officer for Dundee City Council and is based in the Maryfield Ward. Stuart explains the work that his team does in Maryfield and how the team are also available to support carers. Click here to view.