The EVOC Red Book

The online directory to find Third Sector Organisations, and their services across Edinburgh


Details
We are the only Scotland wide charity dedicated to promoting and championing the needs of all children and young people and their families at times of illness. We also supply information and resources, support and advice with the aim of helping families access the best possible healthcare.

Advice and Support

If you need information or advice on any aspect of caring for a sick child or young person, then please get in touch.

Family Support

- Caring for a Child with Long Term Conditions
- Caring for a Child in Foster or Kinship Care

Our staff can offer help to families caring for a sick child.

They can:

- Provide support to liaise with healthcare providers or the hospital.
- Provide one-to-one support through our hospital play box.
- Signpost to other sources of help such as information on welfare rights and benefits, family support groups for specific conditions.

Information and Resources

We have a range of resources for families. Please see https://www.childrenshealthscotland.org/resources for our Publications and Resources.

- Parent and Carer Pack
- Children and Young People’s Healthcare Rights

Please see https://www.childrenshealthscotland.org/how-we-help/families for futher information on all of the above.
Ages
4 - 12, 17 - 25, 13 - 16
Days and Times
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Venue
22 Laurie Street
EDINBURGH
EH6 7AB

Localities
North East  North West  South East  South West 
Contact Details
Contact Person:
Contact Telephone: 0131 553 6553
Contact Email: enquiries@ascscotland.org.uk
Website: https://www.childrenshealthscotland.org/how-we-help/families/

This record was last modified on: 05 December 2017