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FIFE CARERS CENTRE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1224: tabled on 09 March 2016

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 21 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House congratulates Fife Carers Centre on its recent award of £253,709 from the Big Lottery Fund's Investing in Communities: 21st Century Life programme; recognises that the funding will assist the Centre in delivering its Carers in Charge programme, which helps carers cope with their role, enhances family and community relationships and aims to reduce financial stress; acknowledges that this programme will support an estimated 1,500 carers in and around Fife, and will further assist them in linking better into their local communities; notes that this funding is intended to tackle disadvantage, to address inequalities and to help individuals, families and communities who are in greatest need in challenging times; and looks forward to this funding providing a valuable form of assistance to Fife Carers Centre and those whom it supports.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.