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1:1 Support (Learning Disabilities) - Poppy Homecare

Poppy Homecare support adults with learning disabilities, physical disabilties and autism.  They offer a wide range of individually tailored care packages to support day to day living tasks, such as shopping or going out or for more complex needs, where perhaps there is specialist input required. Examples include:

Practical Care

  • Household chores
  • Support for outings and holidays
  • Help with accessing the community
  • Domestic tasks, such as cooking a meal
  • Escorts for college or work placements
  • Advice and support on active and healthy choices
  • Coping with transition
  • Direct payments or self-directed care advice


Personal Care

  • Help with bath and Showering
  • Medication Assistance
  • Dressing/undressing
  • Night care



  • They can also source and arrange short breaks and holidays including carers both in the UK and abroad.

All information on this site is provided to the best of our knowledge but please call the organisation involved for more details.

VOCAL Midlothian Carers Centre, 30/1 Hardengreen Estate, Dalhousie Road, Dalkeith, EH22 3NX. Telephone 0131 663 6869. E Email – midlothian@vocal.org.uk  Scottish Charity: SC020755 Company registration: SC183050. Accessibility | Copyright & image credits | Privacy statement | Complaints policy | Disclaimer