Below are some advice services available in the Edinburgh East constituency. Please do let me know of any errors or omissions by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Action Group

Norton Park Centre, 57 Albion Road, EH7 5QY

Welfare rights and financial inclusion, money and advice for people with learning disabilities or other support needs

0131 475 2315 info@actiongroup.org.uk www.actiongroup.org.uk

The Advice Shop, City of Edinburgh Council

249 High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1YJ

Welfare rights and income maximisation, debt advice, EU nationals

0131 200 2360 advice.shop@edinburgh.gov.uk www.edinburgh.gov.uk/adviceshop

Advocard

332 Leith Walk, EH6 5BR

An independent advocacy organisation. Services are primarily for people with experience of mental ill-health in Edinburgh

0131 554 5307 advocacy@advocard.org.uk www.advocard.org.uk/

Citizens Advice Edinburgh

8 Bath Street, Portobello, EH15 1EY

Welfare rights and income maximisation, employment, debt, housing, family relationships, consumer issues and immigration

0131 510 5510 www.citizensadviceedinburgh.org.uk

Community Ability Network (CAN)

94 Niddrie Mains Road, EH16 4DN

Money, debt and welfare rights advice

0131 661 6677 can@can-disability.org.uk http://www.evocredbook.org.uk/organisations/community-ability-network-can/001b00000065uruAAA

Cyrenians

Norton Park Centre, 57 Albion Road, EH7 5QY

Welfare rights, debt and money advice, homelessness prevention

0131 475 2350 admin@cyrenians.scot https://cyrenians.scot/

Edinburgh Women’s Aid

4 Cheyne Street, Edinburgh, EH4 1JB

Supporting women who have been subjected to domestic abuse

0131 315 8110 info@edinwomensaid.co.uk http://edinwomensaid.co.uk/

Fair

95 Causewayside, Edinburgh, EH4 1QG

Information and advice for people with learning disabilities and carers in Edinburgh

0131 662 1962 fair@fairadvice.org.uk http://fairadvice.org.uk

Milan

Norton Park Centre, 57 Albion Road, Edinburgh, EH7 5QY

Help to develop provisions for 50+ older people from Indian, Pakistani, Bangladehsi and Mauritarian communites in Edinburgh which meet their social, cultural, recreational, language and care needs

0131 475 2207 http:\\milanswo.co.uk/

Scottish Veterans Residences

Whitefoord House, 53 Canongate, Edinburgh, EH8 8BS

Housing support and accommodation for veterans

0131 556 0091 info@svronline.org http:\\svronline.org/

Shakti

Norton Park Centre, 57 Albion Road, Edinburgh, Eh7 5QY

Help for black minority ethnic women, children and young people who are experiencing, or who have experienced, domestic abuse

0131 475 2399 info@shaktiedinburgh.co.uk http:\\shaktiedinburgh.co.uk

Veterans First Point

3 Lady Lawson Street, Edinburgh, EH3 9DR

Specialists in mental health and psychological disorders for armed service veterans

0131 220 9920 V1P.Scotland@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk https://www.veteransfirstpoint.org.uk/

VOCAL

8-13 Johnston Terrace, Edinburgh, EH1 2PW

Supporting unpaid carers to help identify the issues affecting them, and achieve the best possible outcome for carers

0131 622 6666 centre@vocal.org.uk https://www.vocal.org.uk//