Care Information Scotland

Care Information Scotland (CIS) is a phone, webchat and website service providing information about care services for people living in Scotland...

On our website you will find information about:

  • Where to start - an overview of what can seem a complex environment
  • How to get care services - how to access care services
  • Care at home - what care services there are to help you at home
  • Care homes - how to find and fund residential care
  • Support for carers - advice on where to find support
  • Carers' health and wellbeing - how to look after your health and wellbeing as a carer
  • Money - looking at various financial issues you may have as a carer
  • Your rights - looking at the rights of people needing care
  • Young carers and young adult carers - advice for those under 18 and 18-25 who are in a caring role

Services Offered

  • Carers
  • Young Carers

Webchat allows you to ask advisers questions in real time. Chat to them online about any care enquiries. Visit the website to find out more

Opening times

Normal opening times

09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00

Contact details

Information Line
0800 011 3200
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Last Updated: 31/12/2021

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