Borders Carers Centre

Provide advice, information and support to carers living in the Borders

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To provide a free, confidential, independent and impartial service for carers and former carers living in the Scottish Borders.

Services provided:

  • Advice and information on services, benefits, respite, holidays and support groups
  • Emotional support
  • Short Breaks Fund (up to £300)
  • Emergency Card Scheme
  • Advocacy
  • Help to access services
  • Support groups
  • Home visits
  • Training
  • Social activities.

Opening hours:

Monday – Friday, 10.00am – 2.00pm.
Outside these hours, please contact Social Work outside office hours on 01896 752 111. Trained operators will log your call and relay your message to someone who can help.  If it is a medical emergency, call NHS 24 on 08454 242 424 or, if the medical emergency is urgent, call 999.


Brewery Brig
Low Buckholmside

Phone: 01896 752 431

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