After being nominated by Scotwest Credit Union member Tracy Wallace, Renfrewshire Carers Centre has been awarded £400 by Scotwest Credit Union as part of our 25th Anniversary Community Awards.

The Renfrewshire Carers Centre has been supporting unpaid carers in the Renfrewshire area since 1996, providing vital support, information, training and even arranging for breaks for carers from their caring roles.

Being presented with their award, the Centre’s Chairperson, Maureen Caldwell said “Like Scotwest we have also been celebrating an anniversary this year, our 20th. This award will help us celebrate the important work we do here in supporting carers living in the Renfrewshire area.”

Scotwest CEO Kenny MacLeod said “I would like to thank our member Tracy for taking the time to nominate Renfrewshire Carers Centre for an award. We are delighted to support such an important organisation in one of our busiest communities”

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Scotwest Member Tracy Wallace (l) with Centre Manager Diane Goodman (c) and Chairperson Maureen Caldwell (r)