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PKAVS Consultation Survey

PKAVS - Your Thoughts & Views
PKAVS - Your Thoughts & Views

We are looking for your thoughts and ideas! Can you take our short survey today!

Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal, visits PKAVS

Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal, visits PKAVS
Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal, visits PKAVS

On 2nd October 2018, The Princess Royal visited PKAVS to meet service users, staff, and volunteers.

Carers Telephone Support

Carers Telephone Support Service
Carers Telephone Support Service

Do you help care for someone aged 65 years or over? Would you like to hear a friendly voice at the end of the phone, someone who understands about caring?

Young Carers E Learning Module

Young Carers E Learning
Young Carers E Learning

Introducing a tool for professionals to learn more about identifying and understanding the role of a young carer.

Best Third Sector Employer Finalist!

Family Friendly Employer Nomination!
Family Friendly Employer Nomination!

We are delighted to announce that PKAVS has been named a finalist in the Best Third Sector Employer Category in the 2018 Scottish Top Employers for Working Families Awards!

Carers Act Consultation

The New Carers Act
The New Carers Act

It is important that you are aware the new changes the Carers Act is bringing in from April 2018 affecting unpaid carers of all ages.

Carers Conference 2017

Carers Conference 2017
Carers Conference 2017

We welcome all unpaid carers and professionals to the Conference. Listen to informative talks and attend interactive workshops.

PKAVS is Living Wage Employer!

PKAVS Living Wage Accreditation
PKAVS Living Wage Accreditation

We are proud to announce that PKAVS has been accredited as a Living Wage employer!

PKAVS Young Carers Visit Canada!

Young Carers Visit Canada
Young Carers Visit Canada

10 Young Carers recently returned from a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Canada!

Tesco Family Fun Day!

Tesco Family Fun!
Tesco Family Fun!

Tesco Extra Perth put on a Family Fun Day to raise money for PKAVS!

Thorntons Runs Muddy Colour Mayhem!

Thorntons Get Colourful For PKAVS!
Thorntons Get Colourful For PKAVS!

Thorntons raised a fantastic £1415 by taking part in Muddy Colour Mayhem!

PKAVS Spring Newsletter!

PKAVS Spring/Summer Newsletter
PKAVS Spring/Summer Newsletter

Full of stories about our Life-Changing work across Perth & Kinross over the past 6 months!

Carers Respite Available

Carers Respite Spaces at PKAVS Day Club
Carers Respite Spaces at PKAVS Day Club

PKAVS Day Club have spaces available now for just £25 per day. The Day Club offers carers much needed respite from their caring role.

PKAVS Chairman is Perth Pioneer!

PKAVS Chairman, Andy Chan, made a Perth Pioneer!
PKAVS Chairman, Andy Chan, made a Perth Pioneer!

Andy Chan has been nominated as a Perth Pioneer as part of Perth's UK City of Culture 2021 bid!

Charity Trustees Seminar to support PKAVS

Annual Seminar for Charity Trustees & Managers
Annual Seminar for Charity Trustees & Managers

Specialist in Charity Law, Colin Liddell, and Charity Law Solicitor, Sarah Rennie, will be hosting their Annual Seminar for Charity Trustees & Managers.

£428.86 Raised by Kinross Primary School for PKAVS!

Fantastic Fundraising!
Fantastic Fundraising!

Pupils raised a fantastic sum during their Christmas Jumper Day and Christmas Post!

Shopmobility's New Offices

Shopmobility's New Offices
Shopmobility's New Offices

Provost Liz Grant recently attended the opening of Shopmobility's new offices in Perth.

Launch of Young Carers Identification Card

Young Carers Identification Card Launched
Young Carers Identification Card Launched

PKAVS, NHS Tayside & PKC have pioneered the launch of an identification card scheme for young carers across Perth & Kinross.

Funding Success for Young Carers

Important Funding Success for Young Carers
Important Funding Success for Young Carers

Our Young Carers Service has secured 3-years of lottery funding, ensuring the future of the project!

Muddy Colour Mayhem 2017!

Make 2017 Your Year With Muddy Colour Mayhem on June 3rd!
Make 2017 Your Year With Muddy Colour Mayhem on June 3rd!

Exciting news about our wonderfully colourful and fun 5K assault course race in June!

Thank You From PKAVS

Thank you from PKAVS
Thank you from PKAVS

PKAVS Chief Executive, Paul Graham, would like to thank the people of Perth & Kinross for their support over 2016.

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!
Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

From all of us at PKAVS we would like to wish you a Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

PKAVS New Website

PKAVS New Website
PKAVS New Website

We are very excited to introduce our new website. We hope you find it friendly and informative!

12 Days of Christmas Appeal Launch

12 Days of Christmas Appeal Launch
12 Days of Christmas Appeal Launch

Help PKAVS help others this Christmas! You can support over 5,000 people in Perth & Kinross!

Countdown To Christmas @ The Walled Garden

Brace your elves...Christmas is coming!
Brace your elves...Christmas is coming!

Brace your elves...Christmas is coming! Come along to The Mental Health & Wellbeing Hub's family fun filled festive celebration!

PKAVS Pop Shop Grand Opening

PKAVS Pop Shop Grand Opening
PKAVS Pop Shop Grand Opening

Local Charity PKAVS have embarked on a new retail adventure, hoping to raise vital funds to support work in the local community.