Transforming Care After Treatment (TCAT) Employability Programme
TCAT Employability Project
North Ayrshire Health and Social Care Partnership
This is an innovative Ayrshire wide project that supports people recovering from cancer to get back into work has been launched by North Ayrshire Health and Social Care Partnership and Macmillan Cancer Support, working with partners in the private, public and third sectors.
The Transforming Care After Treatment (TCAT) employability programme provides positive assistance to support individuals to return to work. Furthermore, it is developing a greater awareness amongst local businesses to provide supportive relationships with people affected by cancer, for mutual benefit.
This project is part of Transforming Care After Treatment which is a national partnership between the Scottish Government, Macmillan Cancer Support, NHS Scotland, the Regional Cancer Networks, Social Work Scotland, COSLA, Local Authorities and the Third Sector to support a redesign of care following active treatment of cancer.
Ayrshire partners include East Ayrshire Health and Social Care Partnership, South Ayrshire Health and Social Care Partnership. East Ayrshire Council, North Ayrshire Council, South Ayrshire Council, NHS Ayrshire & Arran, Macmillan Cancer Support, Ayrshire Cancer Support, CEIS Ayrshire and Ayrshire Chamber of Commerce.