COVID-19

CARING & COVID-19

We understand that carers will be concerned about the impact that Covid-19 (Coronavirus) may have on your health, that of your family and the person you care for. Covid-19 will have changed how you care for your loved one and the types of support you need and are able to access.

Glasgow East End Community Carers is committed to supporting you and your family to ensure you receive the best support possible during this period.

CARERS HUB

Carers Hub staff continue to work for you during normal office hours and are on hand to help with the following:

  • New Referrals

  • Information & Advice

  • Covid-19 – Getting You The Right Practical Support

  • Emotional Support

  • Online Training & Wellbeing Workshops

  • Benefits Checks, Applications & Grants

  • Autism Helpline

  • Peer Support Chat Groups

  • Resources & Idea Pot

  • Public Information & Guidance

For more information on our services during COVID-19, please use the drop-down menu on this page.

Guidance around Covid-19 and carers is under constant review. We will aim to update our information in line with evolving guidelines to make sure carers have access to the latest information. Local and national guidance can be found in our Public Information & Guidance drop-down on this page.

HOMECARE SERVICE

Our Homecare service is continuing to support our service users throughout this challenging time and taking all possible steps to protect our staff, the service users, and their families.

We continue to observe government guidelines with regards to staying home and as such have restricted some of our outings into the community.

Our phone lines are open and only divert to our mobiles when the office is closed

CONTACT US DURING COVID-19

Contact us on our mainline number 0141 764 0550 and select from the following options to be connected to the relevant department:

Option 1 – Carers Hub

Option 2 – Homecare Service

Option 3 – Finance & HR

You may also email us at: centre@eastend-carers.co.uk

PLEASE NOTE: OUR WEBSITE AND SERVICES WILL CONTINUE TO BE DEVELOPED & UPDATED OVER THE COMING WEEKS

USEFUL RESOURCES

AT HOME ACTIVITIES

Click on the image to see some great home activity ideas.

At Home Activities

VIDEOS

ZOOM TRAINING AND EVENTS

Wellbeing Event

Mindfulness Sessions for Carers

May 27 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm