Update on Scottish Get Together!

Huge thanks to all who came along and supported our annual Scottish Get Together in Scotland.    

Carer's Parliament - November 2

One of the Scottish Government's key manifesto commitments was to establish a Carers Parliament. This is a forum providing carers, young carers, and carer representatives from across Scotland an opportunity to discuss and debate matters important to them.  

Independent Living Fund - Useful information 

The Independent Living Fund is still in existence in Scotland and Northern Ireland, even though it has been scrapped in England and Wales.   

Consultation on Social Security in Scotland

A consultation is now taking place on the future of Social Security in Scotland. It will be used by the Scottish Government to decide on the primary legislation Bills/Acts) to be introduced to the Scotland Parliament by June 2017.     


Shared Care Scotland!

Taking a break means a carer and the person they care for being supported to have a break from their normal routine and the often stressful demands of their caring situation. People without a carer can also benefit from a break from their home circumstances.   

Exciting new fundraising opportunities

Great Womens Run Run – 4 th June 2017   




Edinburgh Marathon Festival Half Marathon - Sunday 28 May 2017   



Tough Mudder Scotland – 17th – 18th June 2017 at Drumlanrig Castle, Thornhill   


Buy your TSA Christmas cards now

Support the TSA and buy your Christmas cards from us today.   

Help us celebrate our 40th birthday 

Next year – 2017 – will be the 40th anniversary of the founding of the TSA. And to help us to celebrate this we are looking to publish 40 stories throughout the year.   


TRON study deadline
The deadline for volunteering for the TRON study is October 31. Click for details
The International TSC Research Conference
The International TSC Research Conference will take place in Portugal between November 3-5. For more details and how to register click