June 2019 Management Committee Meeting

3rd Jun 2019 7:00pm-8:00pm

The last Management committee meeting took place in EVH Offices on Monday 3 June 2019 at 7.00pm.  

Our speaker was Sue McLintock from Carers Scotland, a national charity which supports unpaid carers who look after family or friends who are disabled, sick, frail or elderly.  She is responsible for promoting and operating the Carer Positive award scheme across Scotland and engages with a wide range of public, private and voluntary sector employers to raise awareness of the business case for supporting carers in the workplace. Over 130 organisations, of all sizes and sectors have been recognised as Carer Positive employers.

Sue gave a presentation about the Carer Positive Award. This award aims to encourage employers to create a supportive working environment for carers and provides good practice tips to employers.  Her presentation is available on the download section.