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Let your #volunteers know how much they are valued by nominating them for our 2022 Volunteer Awards.

Our categories include:
🏆Dementia Friendly Walking Volunteer of the Year
🏆Volunteer Diversity Award
🏆Ian Findlay Outstanding Achievement Award

https://www.pathsforall.org.uk/whats-on/event-details/volunteer-awards-2022

Social Security Scotland have begun transferring Personal Independence Payment awards to Adult Disability Payment for people whose award is due to end before February 2023 where they have no review date. Awards will be transferred automatically.

https://www.mygov.scot/adult-disability-payment.

Free information service for adults in East Dunbartonshire. Contact an OPAL Adviser today for info on a range of topics – available Monday to Friday, 9AM - 5PM ☎️

Mission Statement:

Ceartas provides an advocacy service for people in East Dunbartonshire irrespective of their cultural background, gender, beliefs or sexuality.
We are committed to providing a service based on the principles of equality, fairness and justice. We strive to ensure that the views and opinions of individuals are heard and respected, affecting in a positive way the lives of people using the service.
We have a responsibility to provide this service, ensuring the rights of individuals are always central, in compliance with national advocacy standards.

Outcomes:

  1. To ensure more people are involved, in control and able to influence decisions affecting them.
  2. To provide independent accessible services which are responsive to the needs of the people and communities we serve.
  3. To enhance the effectiveness and sustainability of Ceartas services.