Free personal and nursing care

This advice applies to Scotland. See advice for See advice for England, See advice for Northern Ireland, See advice for Wales

Free personal and nursing care was introduced in Scotland in July 2002.

You can find information about personal care and nursing services on the Scottish Government website.

There's also information about free personal and nursing care on the Care Information Scotland website:

Care Information Scotland

Helpline: 0800 011 3200 (Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm)