Funding boost for Carers Centre

Twenty-three projects across Scotland have received a share of £1.2 million from the Transforming Self Management in Scotland Fund to support people living with long-term conditions.

They include the Borders Carers Centre, which has received £98,915 over two years to develop a self-management programme for carers in the Borders.

Outside the Box has received £24,643 for work with older people to discuss mental health conditions and what self-management could look like for them.

The fund is managed by Alliance Scotland.

View the list of projects.