Draft carers’ charter – by 22nd October

Section 36 of the Act requires Scottish Ministers to prepare and publish a Carers’ Charter (“the Charter”), setting out the rights of carers in or under the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016.

The Charter is intended to provide a summary of these rights in a readily accessible and understandable format for both young and adult carers alike.There is also a requirement to consult with carers and carer representatives and to lay the Charter before the Scottish Parliament.

Read more: https://consult.scotland.gov.uk/health-and-social-care/draft-carers-charter-of-the-carers-act-2016/