There may also be something to help you in the following list. We try to keep our information here as up to date as possible however contacts can change, a service cease, or a website not be secure
For Urgent Help and advice call NHS 24: 111 service on Free phone 111
This is an urgent out of hours health advice service, there for you when other sources of support are closed. This service is always free of charge whether you use a landline or mobile. Your doctor's out-of-hours service will refer you to the 111 number
Social Work Emergency Service
Royal Edinburgh Hospital
Please Ask for the Emergency Team
Sometimes ours thoughts and feelings can overwhelm us. It helps to get some breathing space. Pick up the phone - we're here to listen.
Confidential phone line for anyonefeeling low, anxious or depressed. Free from landlines. Lines open 24hrs at weekends (Fri-Mon:6pm-6am) and 6pm to 2am at other times (Mon to Thur).
COSCA (Counselling & Psychotherapy in Scotland)
Cruse Bereavement Care
Edinburgh Women's Aid
Health All Round
For adults resident of Gorgie/Dalry area of Edinburgh
Health in Mind
Hope Park Counselling Service
Lothian Deaf Counselling Service
For adults who are deaf, deafened, hard of hearing or deafblind
PF Counselling Service
Pilton Community Health Project
For adults resident in Greater Pilton area of Edinburgh.
(fees or donations, depending on which service used).
For black/ethnic minority women.
For young people aged 12 - 21 living in Leith & North East Edinburgh.
VOCAL Carers Centre
Counselling for carers