Tommy Whitelaw

Job title: National Lead for Carers and Outreach

Department: People and Networks


Twitter: @tommyNtour

Tommy works to raise awareness of issues facing people and their carers. He does this by giving seminars and talks.

Tommy engages with health and social care professionals and students to encourage them to make a personal pledge to make a difference in the lives of people and their carers.

Tommy travels throughout the country visiting care homes, hospitals, universities and colleges, taking the key messages of Carer Voices ‘You can make a Difference’ campaign and sharing the Chief Nursing Officer for Scotland’s key messages through his talks.

Feel free to contact Tommy if you want to discuss or seek advice about Carer Voices, the You Can Make a Difference campaign or about caring for a person and their carers.

Special interests:

  • Mental health;
  • Culture change;
  • Supporting people and their carers;
  • Improvement of health and social are services.

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