Archive for March 2018

  • New Legislation for Carers

    The Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 comes into force on 1st April and Comhairle nan Eilean Siar is working with NHS Western Isles to prepare for its implementation.

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    Tags: The Carers (Scotland) Act 2016

  • Comhairle Welcomes Judgement In Macleod v Noble

    Comhairle nan Eilean Siar welcomes the judgment of Sheriff Sutherland in the case of Macleod -v- Noble. The judgement was issued on 27 March 2018 and upholds the actions of the Comhairle in protecting the welfare of the animal concerned.

  • Support for Carers

    The Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 comes into force on 1st April. Carers can be a parent, a partner or a son or daughter or friend to someone who needs support as a result of their disability, condition or illness and provide them with help and support to manage their life. The Act provides new rights to carers in a number of areas.

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  • Elementary Food Hygiene Class - Friday, May 18th

    We have spaces available in the following class. 

    Please feel free to circulate and let us know if anyone would like to register.

    Tags: Food Hygiene

  • Autism Awareness Week

    Autism Eileanan Siar is a local charity set up to provide help and support to children and adults affected by autism spectrum conditions and additional needs.

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    Tags: Autism