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Posted on August 8th, 2018

Braw Blether

Braw Blether Braw Blether dates for September and October 2018 Click here for more information… Read More...

Posted on August 8th, 2018

The Changing Room

The Changing Room The programme hopes to increase social connectedness and reduce loneliness and isolation of men in their middle years (30-64), as… Read More...

Posted on August 7th, 2018

Midlothian Community Hospital Garden Open Day

Midlothian Community Hospital Garden Open Day Plant and cake sales, children’s activities, live music and craft demonstrations Click here for more information.… Read More...

Posted on July 26th, 2018

Dementia Information Day - A course for Midlothian carers

Dementia Information Day - A course for Midlothian carers Do you care for someone with Dementia? Would you like to find out more about dementia, or get some more… Read More...

Posted on July 26th, 2018

Free Health Checks for Carers

Free Health Checks for Carers Would you like a 60 minute individual health check with a nurse who will listen & support you with issues… Read More...

Posted on July 25th, 2018

Social in the Garden

Social in the Garden   FREE festival of music, dance and children’s events in Pricess Street Gardens. Click here for more information… Read More...

Posted on July 24th, 2018

VOCAL - Carers Coffee Mornings

VOCAL - Carers Coffee Mornings Carers coffee mornings with guest speakers. Cuppa & cake, time for you and chance to meet other carers. Click here… Read More...

Posted on July 12th, 2018

FREE Tickets for Carers at Edinburgh Festivals

FREE Tickets for Carers at Edinburgh Festivals VOCAL have been gifted FREE tickets to: Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival, 13th – 22nd July 2018 and Edinburgh Fringe,… Read More...

Posted on July 4th, 2018

What to expect when accessing Self Direct Support as a Carer

What to expect when accessing Self Direct Support as a Carer   All carers are entitled to an adult carer support plan or young carer statement and this is the first… Read More...

Posted on July 4th, 2018

Free tickets for Carers at Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival

Free tickets for Carers at Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival   VOCAL has been given a number of FREE tickets for selected shows at this years Edinburgh Jazz and Blues… Read More...

Posted on July 3rd, 2018

Family Summer Fun

Family Summer Fun FREE programme of family summer fun in Midlothian.  Click here for more information.… Read More...

Posted on June 13th, 2018

Summer Fun with the Red Cross

Summer Fun with the Red Cross FREE games and activities for the over 50’s.   Meet new people, make friends and HAVE FUN. Click here for more… Read More...

Posted on June 12th, 2018

Wee Break Midlothian @ Loanhead Library

Wee Break Midlothian @ Loanhead Library Wee Break Midlothian will be in Loanhead Library between 9.30am – 4.30pm on Thursday 14th June 2018. Come along and… Read More...

Posted on June 7th, 2018

Resolve: Additional Support for Learning

Resolve: Additional Support for Learning Resolve: Additional Support for Learning independent mediation service is the largest mediation provider in Scotland. The service is FREE for… Read More...

Posted on June 6th, 2018

VOCAL - Your Support Your Choice Surgeries

VOCAL - Your Support Your Choice Surgeries Do you have questions or want to know more about Self Directed Support (SDS)? Why not come along to one… Read More...

Posted on June 5th, 2018

Wee Break Midlothian - Penicuik Library

Wee Break Midlothian - Penicuik Library Wee Break Midlothian will be in Penicuik Library between 9.30am – 4.30pm on Thursday 7th June 2018. Come along and… Read More...

Posted on June 5th, 2018

People Make Change

People Make Change A celebration of collective advocacy FREE event for people with their own experiences of mental health issues. Friday 15th June… Read More...

Posted on May 30th, 2018

Dalkeith Citizens Advice Open Day

Dalkeith Citizens Advice Open Day Dalkeith Citizens Advice Bureau are having an open day on the 6th June. For more information click here.… Read More...

Posted on May 29th, 2018

Scottish Disability Golf and Curling Lessons

Scottish Disability Golf and Curling Lessons FREE golf and curling lessons from Scottish Disability Golf and Curling. Click here for more information.… Read More...

Posted on May 24th, 2018

VOCAL - Carers Week Roadshow

VOCAL - Carers Week Roadshow VOCAL will be hosting a range of information events across Midlothian as part of Carers Week 2018.  Click here for… Read More...

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