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Website about free personal and nursing care

This advice applies to Scotland

This information applies to Scotland

Free Personal and Nursing Care was introduced in Scotland in July 2002.

You can find information explaining what personal care and nursing services are in a leaflet called Free Personal & Nursing Care Q&A on the Scottish Government website at

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

Care Information Scotland
Helpline: 0800 011 3200 (local rate) (every day 8.00am - 10.00pm)

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