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Posted on May 7th, 2019

Mindfulness for Stress Management

Mindfulness for Stress Management Take part in the anxiety and stress management course to learn tips and techniques on how to help improve your… Read More...

Posted on May 7th, 2019

Braw Blether

Braw Blether A Bibliotherapist will attend this event to provide information on Braw Blethers groups that are held locally and find out… Read More...

Posted on May 2nd, 2019

Carer Mindfulness Group

Carer Mindfulness Group Mindfulness is a great tool that can improve your own sense of wellbeing. If you have previous knowledge and already… Read More...

Posted on May 2nd, 2019

Peer Support for parent carers

Peer Support for parent carers Join our group facilitated by VOCAL & Lothian Centre for Inclusive Living to enable parent carers to get practical information… Read More...

Posted on May 2nd, 2019

Carer Craft Group

Carer Craft Group Join our Carer Craft Group that runs weekly on Thursdays; 1.30pm – 3.30pm. Our group are currently knitting soft toys… Read More...

Posted on May 2nd, 2019

Multiple Sclerosis Information Day

Multiple Sclerosis Information Day Representatives from the Lanfine Services will attend this session to provide practical advice and information for unpaid carers supporting someone… Read More...

Posted on May 2nd, 2019

Telecare information session

Telecare information session Telecare is a selection of equipment, sensors and alarms which is assistive technology to enable people to live safely in… Read More...

Posted on May 1st, 2019

Dementia Friendly Performance of The Magic Flute in Edinburgh

Dementia Friendly Performance of The Magic Flute in Edinburgh Join Scottish Opera on 7 June in the Festival Theatre for a shortened version of Mozart’s The Magic Flute which… Read More...

Posted on May 1st, 2019

Midlothian Active Choices

Midlothian Active Choices   Having a healthy mind is just as important as having a healthy body! Midlothian Active Choices have a programme… Read More...

Posted on April 9th, 2019

Midlothian Access Point

Midlothian Access Point Feeling low, stressed and want to make changes? Why not drop in to your local Midlothian Access Point? It could… Read More...

Posted on April 9th, 2019

Braw Blether - Reading Between The Lines

Braw Blether - Reading Between The Lines Braw Blether groups use words for wellbeing – poetry, short stories, song lyrics, local history and more to spark conversation… Read More...

Posted on April 9th, 2019

VOCAL - Carer Coffee Morning

VOCAL - Carer Coffee Morning Cuppa & cake, time for you and a chance to meet other carers Tuesday 14th May – Vocal’s Money Matters… Read More...

Posted on March 26th, 2019

Breathe Easy Support Group

Breathe Easy Support Group Breathe Easy’ is your local support group for anyone affected by a lung condition, including family and friends. More information… Read More...

Posted on March 14th, 2019

VOCAL Outreach - Penicuik Medical Practices

VOCAL Outreach - Penicuik Medical Practices VOCAL Midlothian are hosting outreach information sessions for carers in Penicuik Medical Practices.  Click here for more information.… Read More...

Posted on March 7th, 2019

Social Evening - Dine & Dance

Social Evening - Dine & Dance Come to the social evening for carers and people with dementia where you can enjoy dinner, meet new friends and… Read More...

Posted on March 7th, 2019

Event for people with learning disabilities

Event for people with learning disabilities Join FREE event organised by People First for those with learning disabilities to meet and talk about issues that affect… Read More...

Posted on February 13th, 2019

Food and Health Course for Carers of Adults With a Learning

Food and Health Course for Carers of Adults With a Learning A FREE Introduction to Nutrition & Healthy Eating for Carers. Do you care for an adult with a learning disability?… Read More...

Posted on January 22nd, 2019

Mindfulness Afternoon Session

Mindfulness Afternoon Session   Join free Mindfulness Afternoon Session organised by Collective Voice to connect with others and improve your quality of life.… Read More...

Posted on December 19th, 2018

Better Breaks Fund Open for Applications

Better Breaks Fund Open for Applications VOCAL has small number of dedicated packages of flexible support available to enable parent/carers, who have children with a disability… Read More...

Posted on December 19th, 2018

Independent Living Fund

Independent Living Fund   The new ILF Scotland Transition Fund provides money, for up to one year, to support young people living with… Read More...

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