8 Grant Rd, Arbroath
Care About Angus is a company developed under the principles of social enterprise providing a home help service. This means the (role of) employees and people receiving home care will have a greater say in the companies activities and the way it goes about business. The new and more democratic approach to service delivery is based on the relationships of trust between the people providing home help services and the people receiving the services. In essence, the means Care About Angus will always act in the best interest of the people involved and provide a unique person-centred service: always positive and actively caring.
Care About Angus offers a local person-centred service to assist people at home with the following;
Light meal preparation
Prescription pick up
Escort to local appointments
We are always looking for volunteer Befrienders who could commit to an hour or so each week to visit an elderly lonely person in Carnoustie and district.
Unit 9 Balgray Place
Food Train provide vital services to older people in the community this includes a shopping delivery service, befriending services and a meal sharing service called Meal Makers.
The Health Centre
Monifieth Befrienders is a registered charity – SC030685. Our organisation has been running successfully in Monifieth since 2000, providing a growing befriending service to socially isolated older people, living at home or in a care home and bereaved people of any age.
Our trained volunteers provide one-to-one quality time to their clients through weekly home visits or outings. Our organisation also holds regular social events throughout the year allowing clients and volunteers to meet up and enjoy social activities together. We also run a weekly Friendship club, knitting group and seated exercise class.
We are funded by the Big Lottery Fund, Angus Health and Social Care Partnership and other small Trusts.