Facts and figures

In 2019:

  • We delivered 3,822 respite nights (a total of 438 breaks)
  • We delivered 191 Day Guest days
  • Guests came from 28 of Scotland’s 32 local authorities 
  • We carried out 574 early interventions (taking action to prevent potential health issues developing)
  • We carried out 88 referrals to community health & social care professionals
  • We have 79 staff, 60% are directly involved in nursing & care
  • We have 60 volunteers
  • 55% of our guests had MS, 15% of our guests have had a stroke, 6% of our guests had Parkinson's
  • Total nursing and care team hours was 54,000
  • 94% of charitable expenditure was spent on the care of guests
  • Half the cost of every break is subsidied by fundraising