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Key Facts

As of July 2018 there were 20 GP practices in the area serving the region’s six localities and 112,000 inhabitants. Troon, Prestiwick, Ayr North and Villages, Ayr South and Coylton, Maybole and North Carrick, and Girvan and South Carrick constitute the six localities, each of which have a health and wellbeing profile. South Ayrshire participates in the HARP tired community rehabilitation programme which supports a range of morbidities, including cardiac, pulmonary, cancer and stroke patients.

Key Officials

Chief Officer: Tim Eltringham
Chair: Stewart Donnelly
Vice Chair: Councillor Brian McGinley

Latest News

Scotland’s care homes celebrated
Scottish Care’s celebration day highlights the positive part played by care homes across the country…
New support for South Ayrshire carers
‘Recognition, advice and support’ at centre of new approach…
Multiple Sclerosis register a ‘powerful new resource’
Multiple sclerosis map confirms Scotland has one of the highest global rates of the disease & reveals stark regional differences…

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