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20 Sep 2017

Heathy n Happy Looking For New Board Members

Do you live in G72 or G73? (Cambuslang and Rutherglen)

Do you have willingness and time to help us save lives, improves lives and improve the neighbourhoods where we live?

With the retirement of Directors we are now looking for people with good hearts and sensible heads to help us with the business of running our charity. We need Board members with expertise, skills and experience in one or more of the following areas: READ MORE

14 Aug 2017

SQA Digital Learning Guides

SQA has developed a suite of Digital Learning Guides – available here READ MORE

11 Aug 2017

New dates announced for meetings of the Third Sector Forum

We are pleased to announce the dates and venues for the next meetings of the Third Sector Forum in each of South Lanarkshire's localities: READ MORE

8 Aug 2017

Consultation on Draft Regulations Under the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016

The purpose of this consultation is to seek views on draft regualtions being made under the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016.  The contents of the draft regulations are a culmination of work which has been informed by the Parliamentary Bill process and consistent stakeholder engagement. READ MORE

11 Jul 2017

South Lanarkshire H&SCP Director of Health and Social Care's blog


25 May 2017

Building and Celebrating Communities Events

South Lanarkshire Health and Social Care Partnership’s vision is “Working together to improve health and wellbeing in the community – with the community.”

10 Apr 2017

Privacy Impact Assessment for eCare

We are looking for the voluntary sector in South Lanarkshire to take part in a short assessment for eCare - the system used by NHS Lanarkshire to share information.  Although not used by the voluntary sector, NHS Lanarkshire would like the opinions of the third sector on whether it is a robust sharing system.  If you would be interested in taking part please email READ MORE

16 Mar 2017

Information Sharing Guidance for Children and Young People

The Lanarkshire Data Sharing Partnership (LDSP) Board have issued the final version of the "Information Sharing Guidance for Children and Young People".

The document was ratified by the LDSP Board on the 7th March READ MORE

13 Dec 2016

Announcement from the Board of Directors Lanarkshire Carers Centre

VASLan received this from a concerned carer:

Recently Lanarkshire Carers Centre has become increasingly concerned about a very worrying trend of reducing financial support provided to various voluntary organisations dedicated to the well being and support of carers and other vulnerable groups in Lanarkshire. READ MORE

28 Nov 2016

New film showcases veterans in the vanguard of new specialist service

A new film has been made to showcase a specialist service providing accessible, credible and coordinated support for veterans and their families with life after the armed forces.

Veterans First Point (V1P) Lanarkshire seeks to support veterans in all aspects of their lives, including welfare, housing, mental and physical well being. READ MORE