Time to Live

The aim of this fund is to support you to access a break in a different way, giving you the chance to say what type of break matters to you. Applications so far have included piano lessons, snowboarding equipment and leisure activities.

Maybe you fancy joining a gym, spending time in the garden, going hill walking, learn to play an instrument or maybe you have something else in mind.


1. Who can access Time To Live?

  • Carers who are registered with Inverclyde Carers Centre.
  • Carers who live with the person being cared for.
  • Carers who look after someone aged 21 or older.
  • Carers who have not accessed group breaks through ICC in the last 12 months.
  • Carers who have not been referred or receiving short breaks from HSCP.

2. What costs can be met?

A maximum of £300 will be made directly to the Carer to ensure they have choice and control over their break.

3. How to apply?

If you would like to apply for this break, please contact us on 01475 735180 or [email protected]. We ask that you know what you would like to do and have a cost for this before hand. Alternatively you can apply online by clicking here.

Once we receive your application form it will be passed to management/panel for consideration at the end of each month.