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News posts in the ‘Events’ Category

Posted on July 31st, 2019

Money Matters Information for Carers

Money Matters Information for Carers VOCAL are hosting a Money Matters outreach session at Grassy Riggs in Woodburn on the 14th August, where carers can… Read More...

Posted on July 31st, 2019

Edinburgh Festival Tickets

Edinburgh Festival Tickets £5 tickets available for local people at this years Edinburgh Festival More information is available here… Read More...

Posted on July 31st, 2019

Think Out Loud for Parent Carers

Think Out Loud for Parent Carers Challenging others perceptions and beliefs Do you find the following challenging? Dealing with difficult conversations around your child’s disability, impairment… Read More...

Posted on September 11th, 2018

FREE Day Trips for Carers

FREE Day Trips for Carers VOCAL has a number of FREE day trips and visits for carers and a companion throughout September and October. Click… Read More...

Posted on August 14th, 2018

Walk the Line

Walk the Line Come and enjoy the sights and history of this beautiful walkway – 3, 5 and 8 miles walks along the… Read More...

Posted on August 8th, 2018

VOCAL - Carer Learning and Peer/Social Events

VOCAL - Carer Learning and Peer/Social Events FREE learning and peer/social events for carers – August – December 2018 Click here for more information.  … Read More...

Posted on May 1st, 2018

New Penicuik D Café

New Penicuik D Café New D Café starting in Penicuik on 1st May 2018 Cowan Court, Main Dining Room, 1 Pentland Way, Penicuik, EH26… Read More...

Posted on August 30th, 2017

Midlothian Doors Open Day - 9th September

Midlothian Doors Open Day - 9th September Midlothian Doors Open Day offers visitors a varied and interesting day out in beautiful countryside with something for everyone, and… Read More...

Posted on August 15th, 2017

Summer Pop Up 50+ Activity Programme

The Red Cross Community co-ordinators invite you to come along to their summer pop up for 50+ activity program. Join… Read More...

Posted on March 9th, 2016

Conference - Digital Technology, Older Age and Caring

Digital Families Across the Lifecourse – Digital technology, older age and caring 13 April 2016, University of Edinburgh (David Hume… Read More...

Posted on February 26th, 2016

Wellbeing Mela - 12 March

Wellbeing Mela - 12 March Read More...

Posted on February 4th, 2016

Volunteer Recruitment Fair - 17th March

Volunteer Recruitment Fair - 17th March  … Read More...

Posted on January 13th, 2016

Drama for Confidence Course - 6th February

A one off class using drama techniques to build confidence and explore how they can be used in everyday situations.… Read More...

Posted on January 13th, 2016

Art in the Field Course - 19th March

Draw and Paint from life, under the supervision of an experienced tutor in Penicuik Estate. 10:00 – 14:30 Organised by… Read More...

Posted on October 16th, 2015

St David's Fundraiser - 7th November

ST DAVIDS FUNDRAISER SATURDAY 7th NOVEMBER 2015 AT NEWTONGRANGE STARS CLUB 11am – 3pm £2.00 ENTRY INCLUDES TEA, COFFEE &… Read More...

Posted on October 16th, 2015

Mental Health Arts and Film Festival - 10 - 31 Oct

Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival covers everything from music, film and visual art to theatre, dance, and literature.… Read More...

Posted on October 9th, 2015

Ladies Night at Dobbies!

Ladies Night at Dobbies! Ladies’ Night @ Dobbies Thursday 1st December 2016 – 5pm to 9pm Join us for an evening jam-packed with live… Read More...

Posted on October 2nd, 2015

Day of Dance and Music - 17th October

Day of Dance and Music - 17th October Read More...

Posted on August 27th, 2015

Summer - Edinburgh Mela

Summer - Edinburgh Mela Join the Edinburgh Mela on 29th and 30th August. There will be BSL interpreters on the Saturday in the Kids… Read More...

Posted on August 18th, 2015

Walk the Line - Sat 26th September 2015

Join others to ‘walk the line’ from Penicuik to Eskbank. This family friendly walk is organised by Ageing Well. There… Read More...

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