Carers Trust Scotland is the largest provider of comprehensive carers support services in Scotland.

We reach around 30,000 adult carers and 2,400 young carers from all groups and communities, through a unique network of independent carers centres and young carers services throughout Scotland.

We work with these centres to improve support, services and recognition for carers in communities across Scotland. 

About carers in Scotland

There are at least 759,000 carers aged 16 and over in Scotland and 29,000 young carers. The value of care provided by carers in Scotland is £10,347,400,000 a year.

Three out of five of us will become carers at some stage in our lives and 1 in 10 of us is already fulfilling some sort of caring role. 

Contact us

You can reach us by calling 0300 772 7701 or email us at scotland@carers.org. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Our address is Carers Trust Scotland, Spaces, Tay House, 300 Bath Street, Glasgow, G2 4JR.

Meet the team

Louise Morgan

Director for Scotland and Northern Ireland

Kelly Munro

Education Officer (Primary & Secondary)
Karen Maloney

Karen Maloney

Office Manager
Eilidh Muir

Eilidh Muir

Fundraising Manager Scotland
Photo of Karen Martin Mental Health Development Coordinator in Scotland

Karen Martin

Mental Health Development Coordinator
Lorna Gibson

Lorna Gibson

Scottish Young Carers Network Co-ordinator
Photo of Paul Traynor Policy and External Affairs Manager for Scotland

Paul Traynor

Policy and External Affairs Manager

Scott Lafferty

Development Manager for Scotland
Hannah Martin

Hannah Martin

Research and Engagement Worker

Amy Copsey

Development Officer (Further and Higher Education)