How VOCAL Can Help Carers

CONTACT DETAILS

VOCAL - EDINBURGH CARERS' HUB

60 Leith Walk, Leith, EDINBURGH, EH6 5HB
0131 622 6666
SERVICE LOCALITY
North East, North West, South East, South West

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Who is the service for?
Adults, Young People (16-25), Older People
What age range is it suitable for?
17 - 25, 26 - 29, 30 - 34, 35 - 39, 40 - 44, 45 - 49, 50 - 54, 55 - 59, 60 - 64, 65+

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CONTACT DETAILS

60 Leith Walk, Leith, EDINBURGH, EH6 5HB
0131 622 6666

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information SERVICE DETAILS

VOCAL provides support for unpaid carers in Edinburgh and Midlothian in all caring situations and relationships, to help identify the issues affecting them and achieve the best possible outcome for carers.

VOCAL – support for carers

VOCAL delivers support through two carer centres in Edinburgh and Midlothian, and through staff based in the community.

VOCAL’s carer support teams work individually with carers to identify a plan of support which can include:

- Access to information
- Referral to benefit, legal or power of attorney surgeries
- Access to a range of training and lifestyle management opportunities
- Referral to the VOCAL carer counselling service
- Work with other agencies

Referrals

How to make a referral...

Use the form at https://www.vocal.org.uk/referrals to refer yourself or someone else (with their premission) to VOCAL.

Please note that the form must be completed within 30 minutes.

When a referral is made to VOCAL we gather some personal details which we use to tailor the information we send based on the individual caring situation. Please see VOCAL’s privacy statement to find out what we do with this information.

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VOCAL - Edinburgh Carers' Hub

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