Press Releases

Michael launches Self-directed Support Act

Hundreds of Falkirk Care users to get more control of their lives from today New legislation that will radically alter the shape of social care in Scotland comes into force today (1 April). The Self-directed Support Act places duties on…

Matheson announces Defibrillators for dentists

£1 million for life-saving equipment. Life-saving defibrillators are to be installed in every NHS dental practice across Scotland to help save more people who have a heart attack in the community. Over 1500 Scots died after a cardiac arrest out-with…

MSP BACKS DISABILITY ACCESS CAMPAIGN

Falkirk West Michael Matheson has given his backing to Euan’s Guide – a website which reviews the disabled access standards of local venues – and encouraged people across Falkirk West to use the site to review local bars, restaurants and…