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Schizophrenia Fellowship - Wick Group
9 Barbara Place
|Caithness has two small local carers support groups - one in Wick and one in Thurso. The groups supply a network of carers in their own areas and have information and contacts available to assist people and their families with mental health problems.|
|The National Schizophrenia
Fellowship (Scotland) has a web site with information www.nsfscot.org.uk
The office address is -
Claremont House, 130 East Claremont Street, Edinburgh EH7 4LB
Telephone 0131 557 8969 Fax 0131 557 8968
|The Wick Group has occasional
meetings on various matters of interest and the meetings are open to all.
The Carers Support Project
The support project is co-ordinated from an office in Edinburgh
Unit 7 -8, Castlehill Workshops, 25 Johnston Terrace, Edinburgh, EH1 2NH
Tel 0131 622 7186 Fax 0131 622 7187
In the Highlands the support project is co-ordinated by
Wilma Fenton, Craig Dunain Hospital, Inverness
Tel 01463 713091 Fax 01463 713344 An answerphone is in operation outwith staff hours.
|The Carers Support Project in
Inverness is also running a POSTAL LIBRARY SERVICE funded by the Post
Office. It is free to family , friends and relatives and provides
information on schizophrenia and related mental health issues. A
range of books and videos are available on loan for up to 4 weeks.
A leaflet is available from the project setting out details of all of
Copies of the leaflet can also be obtained at Caithness Voluntary Group, Harbour Quay, Wick
Tel 01955 603453.