We held our Annual General Meeting on 29th November at the Maitlandfield House Hotel in Haddington. We were delighted that lots of members and other interested people could attend. During…
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With the continuing cost of living crisis, we know that financial matters will be on many carers minds more than ever before. The latest charges applying to social care support for people at home (non-residential care charging) can be found online. We are sharing a link to this information.
At Carers of East Lothian (CoEL) we know that many carers are facing increased costs and additional financial pressure at the moment. That’s why, with funding from East Lothian Health…
In October 2022, we launched our ‘Time For Me’ carer grants scheme, enabling unpaid carers to take a much-needed break from caring. In its first year the programme has supported…
In October 2022, CoEL launched their ‘Time For Me’ carer grants scheme to enable unpaid carers to take a much-needed break from caring. In its first year the programme supported…
We were thrilled to join Coalition of Carers In Scotland and VOCAL Edinburgh at Edinburgh City Chambers for their event ‘The next Chapter: Making Carers Rights a Reality’.
CoEL have been running a 4-week introduction to mindfulness for unpaid carers.
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Carers created this beautiful art work whilst trying their hand at gel printing, which was new to all who participated
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A regular crafting group ‘Care to Create’ hosted at Haddington Day Centre and led by Volunteers Julie and Jenny was launched with a session creating beautiful paper flowers
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Over 60 carers of all ages enjoyed an incredible intergenerational experience at John Muir Alpacas on Tuesday 4th April.
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