Support in the community2018-05-02T18:00:39+00:00

Support in the community for carers

North Ayrshire Carers Centre

Information, support and advice to adult and young carers (aged 8–18) in North Ayrshire. For people who may find their life is restricted by taking responsibilty for the care of someone who needs help because of illness, drug or alcohol misuse, disablity or the effects of age. North Ayrshire Carers Centre is on Facebook.

North Ayrshire Carers Centre, 174 High Street Irvine KA12 8AN, call 01294 311333 (Mon–Fri, 9am–4pm) or email

Carena: My Life, My Care, My Support

Connecting people who use care and support services in North Ayrshire, with service providers. Browse, search or ask a question to find the community group, service and provider of your choice.

CLASP Digital

Providing opportunities for older people to learn basic digital skills to help them use the internet in group or one-to-one sessions. We aim to remove as many barriers to learning as possible and can provide hotspot wifi access and tablets for people who would like to ‘try before they buy’.

For more information, please contact CLASP Digital Coordinator.

Helping Older People Evolve (HOPE) Project

Reducing isolation and loneliness with a range of services and activities for older people, including, one to one befriending, telephone befriending, social activities, social outings, weekly lunch clubs, morning/evening call service, health and fitness classes, learning and interest classes.

For more information please contact, Cathy McGregor, HOPE Coordinator, 10 Alexander Place, Stevenson KA20 3AE (01294 463444/