New Respitality Partners

Published on September 29th 2017

We are delighted to welcome Drumquin Guest House onboard as our first Respitality Scheme partner. We met today with Leslie and Robert who will, in the future, kindly be gifting a short break for a carer and companion to have invaluable time away from their caring role. 

We are also delighted to have Busta House Hotel on board as a Respitality partner.  We met with Joel today who will also be gifting a short break for a carer in the future.

Catriona Waddington has also signed up to be one of our Respitality partners. She will be making Ordaal Cottage in Unst available to carers for short breaks on a self-catering basis.

The Moorfield Hotel in Brae have also signed up to be a Respitality Partner and will be offering dinners and lunch for carers and a companion. 

Fjara Cafe Bar have signed up as a Respitality Partner and will be donating regular lunches for carers and a companion. 

King Harald Apartments have signed up to offer a short break to a carer and a companion on a self-catering basis. 

Shetland Recreational Trust have signed up to offer carers leisure passes.  

Self-Catering Shetland have also signed up to offer short breaks to a carer and a companion on a self-catering basis.

Shetland Motorbike Training have signed up to offer a run on the back of a motorbike (Honda 1800 Gold Wing) for up to 2 hours.  

Shetland Arts have signed up to offer a range of tickets to various Shetland Arts events and cinema tickets.

If you would like gift a break to a carer please contact Kirsten on 01595 743 980 or at kirsten.harcus@shetland.org 

To find out more about Respitality please visit www.shetlandcarers.org/respitality