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Key Facts

With a population of around 122,000, 17 GP practices serve the region which has lower life expectancy for both makes and females when compared to the Scotland level. There are three localities in the area: Northern (including Annick ands Irvine Valley), Kilmarnock (including Crosshouse and Hurlford), and Southern (including Ballochmyle, Cumnock, Doon Valley and New Cumnock).

Key Officials

Chief Officer: Eddie Fraser
Chair: Councillor Dounglas Reid
Vice Chair: Ian Welsh

Latest News

Scotland’s care homes celebrated
Scottish Care’s celebration day highlights the positive part played by care homes across the country…
East Ayrshire’s self-directed support success
Strong commitment to enabling individuals to manage their care sees partnership help people ‘transform their lives’…
East Ayrshire IJB hits savings targets
Health bosses report ‘marginally favourable’ financial position despite ‘significantly challenging’ year…

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