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Introduction to Self-Directed Support (SDS) for parent carers

Thu 24 February, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Self-Directed Support (SDS) is an individual’s legal right to shape & manage their own package of care. This session explains how it works in more detail.

Who is this online session for?
This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only.

Parent carers who already have Self-Directed Support or you think they should be entitled to it.

Outcomes of this online session

By the end of the session, we will have:

  • What self-directed support (SDS) is.
  • What the four options for support are.
  • How to access a SDS assessment.
  • What your rights are.
  • Where to go for further support.

Delivered by
Tammy Easton, Carer Support Practitioner from VOCAL, in partnership with LCiL.

Online Instructions
To secure your place on this course please contact sds@lothiancil.org.uk or phone 0131 475 2350 to request a space on this course and joining instructions.


Thu 24 February, 2022
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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0131 475 2350