A carer is someone who looks after a partner, relative or friend who cannot manage without help because of an illness (including mental illness), addiction, frailty or disability. You may or may not live with the person you look after.
Antonine supports carers wherever possible. One of the carers holds a support group twice a year to allow the carers to come together and have a blether, get Information and share experiences.
We also have worked with the West carers group at Anniesland and they know our service well. To contact them;
or to contact Charlie Gibson who facilitates our carers group e mail on;
Part of supporting the carers is involving them whenever possible with what’s going on in the centre. To promote this we are holding a carers week on ???
To allow carers to drop in and meet staff, take part in activities if they want to or just see what their loved ones do whilst here.
Other services there to help are;
Carers Specific Partnership Organisations:
Glasgow North West Carers’ Team, 35 Church Street, Glasgow G11 5JT.
Tel 0141 276 1066 Fax: 0141 276 106
Glasgow West Carers’ Centre, 1561 Great Western Road, Anniesland, Glasgow G13 1HH.
Tel: 0141 959 9871 Fax: 0141 950 1144
Glasgow North West Carers’ Centre, Maryhill Community Central Halls, 308/310 Maryhill Road, Glasgow G20 7YE.
Tel: 0141 331 9420 Fax: 0141 331 9421
Glasgow North East Carers’ Team, 400 Petershill Road, Springburn, Glasgow G21 4AA.