The EVOC Red Book

The online directory to find third sector Organisations, and their services across Edinburgh


Only services that are currently available during COVID-19 are listed in the directory.

In line with Government advice, most groups and organisations in the city have had to take the unfortunate decision to suspend face to face and group work activities. Please telephone or email the contacts listed for the group or organisation if you are interested in their work to check what alternative arrangements might be available.

Organisation Details

Address 160 Dundee Street, Fountainbridge
Post Code EH11 1DQ
Locality South West 
Telephone 0131 317 7227
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  • Housing Association
  • Learning Disability
  • Older People
  • Physical Disability
  • Sensory Impairment
  • Social Care

Founded in 1972 by Dr Margaret Blackwood, Blackwood is now a leading national Housing and Care provider specialising in homes and care services for people with disabilities.

We deliver our vision of helping people live their life to the full in the pioneering spirit of Dr Blackwood by providing high quality housing, care and support for disabled people of all ages, with over 1500 homes across all 29 mainland local authorities in Scotland.

Our new investment in innovation aims to develop a modern standard for accessible homes, combining technology, modern construction, and engagement with people who live with a disability to design and produce beautiful, easy to use homes.

Our expertise as a specialist housing and care provider, and our values driven approach, ensures that our quality and value for our customers is extremely high and that Blackwood is a great place to work.



Name Telephone Cost Actions
Care at Home - Clever Clogs 0131 317 7227 More info »
Care at Home & Housing Support 0131 317 0144 More info »
Homes 0131 317 7227 More info »
Running a Business 0131 317 7227 More info »
Welfare Rights and Money Advice More info »