Publication - Consultation paper

Carers strategic policy statement: consultation

Published: 30 Sep 2019

The Carers Strategic Policy Statement is intended to maximise the benefits from national policies and approaches intended to support carers (including major ongoing reforms such as implementation of the Carers (Scotland) Act and the development of our new social security powers for carers). It aims to do this by connecting a wide range of existing policies.

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Carers strategic policy statement: consultation
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