The EVOC Red Book

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

IMPORTANT

Directory of local groups/projects who are offering specific support during the current COVID-19 pandemic »

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 or to find out about alternative groups or services in your area.

Category


Name Organisation Telephone Cost
"Guid Fer a Laugh" The Prentice Centre 0131 552 0485 More info »
(REHIS) Accredited Training - Elementary Cooking Skills Cyrenians - Good Food Programme 0131 554 3900 More info »
(REHIS) Accredited Training - Elementary Food Hygiene Cyrenians - Good Food Programme 0131 554 3900 More info »
(REHIS) Accredited Training - Good Food Good Health Cyrenians - Good Food Programme 0131 554 3900 More info »
Academy Arts Leith Community Education Centre 0131 554 4750 More info »
Access to Education and Employment Grants Refugee Survival Trust More info »
Activity Groups/Classes Edinburgh U3A More info »
Adult Courses and Coaching Edinburgh Leisure 0131 458 2100 More info »
Adult Education Workers' Educational Association Scotland (WEA) 0131 225 2580 More info »
Adult Education Craigroyston Community High School 0131 477 7801 (Morning only) More info »
Adult Education Deaf Action 0131 550 0995 More info »
Adult Education - German (Advanced) Southside Community Centre 0131 556 7978 More info »
Adult Education - Beginners’ Guitar Southside Community Centre 0131 556 7978 More info »
Adult Education - Beginners’ Italian Southside Community Centre 0131 556 7978 More info »
Adult Education - Dance Fitness 60+ Southside Community Centre 0131 556 7978 More info »
Adult Education - Genealogy and Family History Southside Community Centre 0131 556 7978 More info »
Adult Education - History (Old Town) Southside Community Centre 0131 556 7978 More info »
Adult Education - Mindfulness Southside Community Centre 0131 556 7978 More info »
Adult Education - Tai Chi Chen Style (All levels) Southside Community Centre 0131 556 7978 More info »
Adult Education - Tai Chi Yang Style (Beginners) Southside Community Centre 0131 556 7978 More info »
Adult Education Classes Cameron House Community Centre 0131 556 7978 More info »
Adult Learning Filmhouse (Centre for the Moving Image) More info »
Adult Literacies Group Goodtrees Neighbourhood Centre 0800 085 7672 More info »
All Cleaned Up (ACU) Apex Scotland 0131 453 5033 More info »
Apprenticeships Edinburgh College - Sighthill Campus 0131 297 8600 More info »
Art Space For Women Adult Learning Project (ALP) Association More info »
Arts and Culture Classes Edinburgh Chinese Community School More info »
Assisted Places Scheme Leith School of Art 0131 554 5761 More info »
Beginners IT - Computing and Online Gilmerton Community Centre 0131 664 2335 More info »
Bike Workshop Crisis Skylight Edinburgh 07972 173 786 More info »
Bilingualism Campaign APPLA 07707 274 361 More info »
Breaking Barriers ENABLE Scotland 01698 737 000 More info »
Café Training Project Space & Broomhouse Hub 07809 904 231 More info »
Carer Workshops Lothian Autistic Society 0131 622 6666 More info »
Chief Officer First 100 Days ACOSVO 0131 243 2755 More info »
Classes Edinburgh Chinese School 0752 851 7635 More info »
Community Based ESOL Edinburgh College - Sighthill Campus 0131 535 4630 More info »
Community based ESOL (Edinburgh College) Inch Community Education Centre 0131 297 9657 More info »
Community Development Programme Bethany Christian Trust 0131 454 3119 More info »
Community Learning Dynamic Earth Charitable Trust 0131 523 1231 More info »
Community Learning - Adult Education Drummond Community High School 0131 556 2651 More info »
Community learning - Adult Education South Bridge Resource Centre 0131 556 7978 / 0131 556 2944 More info »
Community Learning - Adult Education Carrickvale Community Centre 0131 556 7978 More info »
Community Learning - Adult Education Balerno Community High School More info »
Community Learning - Adult Education Wester Hailes Education Centre (WHEC) 0131 442 2201 More info »
Community Learning - Adult Education Leith Academy Community High School 0131 553 2810 More info »
Community Learning - Adult Education Cameron House Community Centre 0131 667 3762 More info »
Community Learning - Adult Education Tollcross Community Centre 0131 221 5800 More info »
Community Learning - Adult Education Queensferry Community High School 0131 319 3200 More info »
Community Learning - Adult Education Pentland Community Centre 0131 445 2871 More info »
Community Learning - Adult Education Nelson Hall Community Centre 0131 667 8838 More info »
Community Learning - Adult Education Northfield & Willowbrae Community Centre 0131 661 5723 More info »
Community Learning - Adult Education Craigmount Community Wing More info »
Community Learning - Adult Education Gilmerton Community Centre 0131 664 2335 More info »
Community Learning - Adult Education Craigentinny Community Centre 0131 661 9404 More info »
Community Learning - Adult Education Currie Community High School 0131 449 5922 More info »
Community Learning - Adult Education Castlebrae Community High School More info »
Computer Beginner and Intermediate Pentland Community Centre 0131 445 2871 More info »
Computer Class Ecas 0131 475 2344 More info »
Computer Drop-in Clovenstone Community Centre 0131 453 4561 More info »
Computer Drop-in Oxgangs Neighbourhood Centre 0131 661 8888 More info »
Computer Loan Scheme Lead Scotland 0800 999 2568 More info »
Connected - Work Club Four Square 0131 557 7918 More info »
Connected Employability Four Square 0131 557 7917 More info »
Courses Playbase Training Edinburgh 0131 554 8873 More info »
Courses St Columba’s Hospice - Education Centre & Research Centre 0131 551 7710 More info »
Courses Edinburgh College - Sighthill Campus 0131 669 4400 More info »
Craft Group Muirhouse Millennium Centre 0131 467 3578 More info »
Create Digital Skills Gate 55 0131 661 8888 More info »
Creative Day Services Garvald Edinburgh 0131 228 3712 More info »
Creative Writing Crisis Skylight Edinburgh More info »
Culture, Politics and Community - Democracy Group Adult Learning Project (ALP) Association 0131 221 5800 More info »
Day Care - Physical Disability Craighall Centre 0131 337 2108 More info »
Day Courses Leith School of Art 0131 554 5761 More info »
Deaf Awareness Training Deaf Action 0131 556 3128 More info »
Digital Skills Royston Wardieburn Community Centre 0131 661 8888 More info »
Digital Skills Academy Craigentinny Community Centre 0131 661 8888 More info »
Disabled Students’ Helpline and Information Service Lead Scotland 0800 999 2568 More info »
Drawing & Painting St Bride's Community Centre 0131 346 1405 More info »
Education Trust Wester Hailes LPT Educational Trust 0131 442 3240 More info »
English as a Second Language Southside Community Centre 0131 535 4630 More info »
English as a Second Language (ESL) Networking Key Services Ltd (NKS) 0131 221 1915 / 0131 659 7837 More info »
English Classes Linknet Mentoring Ltd 0131 261 4463 More info »
English Edinburgh Tollcross Community Centre 07898 936 356 More info »
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) St Bride's Community Centre 0131 535 4630 More info »
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Fort Community Centre 0131 553 1074 More info »
English Language Classes The Welcoming Association 07944 186 166 More info »
ESOL Crisis Skylight Edinburgh 0131 209 7735 / 0781414632 More info »
ESOL South Bridge Resource Centre 0131 297 9657 More info »
ESOL - (English for Speakers of Other Languages) Level 3 South Bridge Resource Centre 0131 558 3545 More info »
ESOL - (English for Speakers of Other Languages) Level 4 South Bridge Resource Centre 0131 558 3545 More info »
ESOL - (English for Speakers of Other Languages) Level 5 South Bridge Resource Centre 0131 558 3545 More info »
ESOL - Beginners Gate 55 0131 337 3275 More info »
ESOL - Community Based Community Based ESOL 0131 297 9657 More info »
ESOL (English as a Second Language) Goodtrees Neighbourhood Centre 0131 664 3793 More info »
ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) Level 2 South Bridge Resource Centre 0131 558 3545 More info »
ESOL Class Craigmillar Library 0131 661 6834 More info »
ESOL Conversation Class - 'All Talk' Pentland Community Centre 0131 337 3275 More info »
ESOL Conversation Class 'All Talk' Carrickvale Community Centre 0131 443 6971 More info »
ESOL Elementary Level Gate 55 0131 337 3275 More info »
ESOL English Classes McDonald Road Library 0131 535 4630 More info »
ESOL Intermediate West Pilton Neighbourhood Centre 0131 551 3194 More info »
ESOL Language Class (Pre - Intermediate) Leith Community Education Centre 0131 332 6316 More info »
ESOL Mixed Level Clovenstone Community Centre 0131 337 3275 More info »
ESOL Tynecastle Women's Elementary Group Tynecastle Community Wing 0131 337 3275 More info »
Evening Courses Leith School of Art 0131 554 5761 More info »
Everyday English Gate 55 0131 458 5095 / 07719 420 424 More info »
Everyday Reading & Writing Valley Park Community Centre 0131 664 2210 More info »
Everyday Reading & Writing Course for Adults Royston Wardieburn Community Centre 0131 552 5700 More info »
Everyday Reading & Writing Group Gilmerton Community Centre 0131 664 2335 More info »
Explore Enterprise Programme Prince's Trust Edinburgh Centre 0131 553 0850 More info »
Exploring History Through Drawing Crisis Skylight Edinburgh More info »
Fiona Watson Memorial Fund Fiona Watson Memorial Fund 0131 451 3408 More info »
First Aid Courses British Red Cross (East Scotland) 0844 871 8000 More info »
Future Focus Donaldson's School 01506 238 683 More info »
Get On Employability Service WEACT (Route2) 0131 477 2800 More info »
Get Online Balgreen Library More info »
Get Online Craigmillar Library 0131 529 5597 More info »
Get Online Fountainbridge Library 0131 529 5616 More info »
Get Online Balerno Library More info »
Girls On The Move Youth Scotland 0131 554 2561 More info »
Give it a Go Adult Education Edinburgh Academy 0131 556 4603 More info »
Guitar: Acoustic - Beginner Leith Community Education Centre 0131 554 4750 More info »
Harmeny SQA Centre Harmeny School 0131 449 3938 / 5002 More info »
Health & Wellbeing - Disability and Sport Awareness Hibernian Community Foundation 0131 656 7062 More info »
Health & Wellbeing - Sport and Fitness Short Course Hibernian Community Foundation 0131 656 7062 More info »
High Tea and IT ACE IT (IT Coaching for the over 50's) 0131 667 2053 More info »
How to Apply to our UK Campuses Heriot-Watt University 0131 451 3376 More info »
How to Join Edinburgh U3A More info »
Information Service Lead Scotland 0131 228 9441 More info »
Intermediate Art Class Gilmerton Community Centre 0131 664 2335 More info »
Intermediate Ballroom Dancing Gilmerton Community Centre 0131 556 7978 More info »
Internet and Computing Skills for Job Seekers Pentland Community Centre 0131 443 6971 More info »
IT Skills for Universal Job Match Crisis Skylight Edinburgh 0131 209 7718 More info »
Iyengar Yoga - Intermediate Leith Community Education Centre More info »
Job Club WEACT (Route2) 0131 477 2800 More info »
Just Do It WEACT (Route2) 0131 477 2800 More info »
Language Schools Edinburgh Napier University - Sighthill Campus 0131 455 3738 More info »
Leader Support Service ACOSVO 0131 243 2755 More info »
Learn - Workshops Remade In Edinburgh 0131 629 9358 More info »
Learn IT Beginners' Computer Classes McDonald Road Library 0131 529 5636 More info »
Learn IT Beginners' Computer Classes Oxgangs Library 0131 529 5549 More info »
Learn IT Beginners' Computer Classes Currie Library 0131 529 5609 More info »
Learn IT Beginners' Computer Classes Corstorphine Library 0131 529 5506 More info »
Learn IT Beginners' Computer Classes Sighthill Library 0131 529 5569 More info »
Learn IT Beginners' Computer Classes Ratho Library 0131 333 5297 More info »
Learn IT Beginners' Computer Classes Wester Hailes Library 0131 529 5667 More info »
Learn IT Beginners' Computer Classes Blackhall Library 0131 529 5595 More info »
Learn IT Beginners' Computer Classes Colinton Library 0131 529 5603 More info »
Learn IT Beginners' Computer Classes Drumbrae Library Hub 0131 529 5244 More info »
Learn IT Beginners' Computer Classes & Drop-in IT Help Fountainbridge Library 0131 529 5616 More info »
Learners' Classes Carlton Bridge Centre 0131 552 3122 More info »
Learning Hub Saheliya 0131 556 9302 More info »
Lecture Programme Botanical Society of Scotland More info »
Lifelong Learning Hibernian Community Foundation 0131 656 7062 More info »
Lifelong Learning Pilton Equalities Project (PEP) 0131 315 4466 More info »
Literacy and Computing Group South Bridge Resource Centre More info »
Literacy for ESOL Learners South Bridge Resource Centre More info »
Literacy Group South Bridge Resource Centre More info »
Literacy Group West Pilton Neighbourhood Centre 0131 552 5700 More info »
Literacy SQA Communications Group South Bridge Resource Centre 0131 558 3545 More info »
Mediation ACOSVO 0131 243 2755 More info »
Members Activity Programme - Reading and Writing Group Grassmarket Community Project 0131 225 3626 More info »
Numbers Up (Maths Class) Gate 55 0131 458 5095 / 07719 420 424 More info »
Numeracy South Bridge Resource Centre 0131 558 3545 More info »
One-to-One Training ACE IT (IT Coaching for the over 50's) 0131 667 2053 More info »
Opportunity - Workshops Upmo 0131 661 4411 More info »
Outlook Project South Bridge Resource Centre 0131 652 3715 More info »
Path to Impact ACOSVO 0131 243 2755 More info »
Pathways Drake Music Scotland 0131 659 4766 More info »
Post 16 Donaldson's School 01506 841900 More info »
Preparation for Retirement Workers' Educational Association Scotland (WEA) 0131 225 2580 More info »
Primary Schools Filmhouse (Centre for the Moving Image) 0131 228 6382 More info »
Public Access Computers Gilmerton Community Centre 0131 664 2335 More info »
Raising Children With Confidence Gate 55 0131 458 5095 More info »
Re:connect People Know How 0131 569 0525 More info »
Reading & Writing Skills Goodtrees Neighbourhood Centre 0131 672 2629 More info »
Reading and Writing for Adults Leith Community Education Centre 0131 554 9951 More info »
Santander Universities SME Internship Scheme Edinburgh Napier University - Sighthill Campus 0333 900 6040 More info »
Saturday ESOL Class Beginners Royston Wardieburn Community Centre 0131 552 5700 More info »
Saturday ESOL Elementary Group Royston Wardieburn Community Centre 0131 552 5700 More info »
Scams Workshop, Online Banking Info, Energy Advice ACE IT (IT Coaching for the over 50's) 0131 667 2053 More info »
Scholarships Edinburgh Napier University - Sighthill Campus 0333 900 6040 More info »
Scotland for Newcomers The Welcoming Association 07944 186 166 More info »
Scottish Art and Culture The Prentice Centre 0131 552 0485 More info »
Scottish Seniors Computer Clubs - Corstorphine Scottish Seniors Computer Clubs 07787 962 795 More info »
Scottish Seniors Computer Clubs - Craigmillar Scottish Seniors Computer Clubs 07714 706 307 More info »
Scottish Seniors Computer Clubs - Fountainbridge Scottish Seniors Computer Clubs More info »
Scottish Seniors Computer Clubs - Morningside Scottish Seniors Computer Clubs 0131 447 3456 More info »
Scottish Seniors Computer Clubs - Newhaven Scottish Seniors Computer Clubs 07714 706 307 More info »
Sculpture Courses Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop 0131 551 4490 More info »
Short Courses Playbase Training Edinburgh 0131 554 8873 More info »
Skills and Employability Training Access To Industry (AI) 0131 260 9721 More info »
South Bridge Scribblers South Bridge Resource Centre 0131 558 3545 More info »
South West Sounds WHALE Arts Agency 0131 458 3267 More info »
Spanish Lessons Out of the Blue Arts & Education More info »
Student Placements & Work Experience Shakti Women's Aid 0131 558 2500 / 0131 475 2399 More info »
Study with Us Edinburgh Napier University - Merchiston Campus 0333 900 6040 More info »
Study with Us Edinburgh Napier University - Craiglockhart Campus 0333 900 6040 More info »
Study with Us Edinburgh Napier University - Sighthill Campus 0333 900 6040 More info »
Summer School Leith School of Art 0131 554 5761 More info »
Supporting Ex Service Men and Women of the Armed Forces Edinburgh Napier University - Sighthill Campus 0333 900 6040 More info »
Teacher Training - Edinburgh Yoga Scotland More info »
The Arts - AYE, WRITE ! Adult Learning Project (ALP) Association 0131 221 5800 More info »
The Bronze Age Surfers Pentland Community Centre 0131 445 2871 More info »
The Fiona Watson Memorial Fund Small Grants Programme Fiona Watson Memorial Fund More info »
The Fruitmarket Gallery Bookshop Fruitmarket Gallery 0131 225 2383 More info »
Training CrossReach - Simpson House 0131 220 5996 More info »
Training The Engine Shed 0131 662 0040 More info »
Training - Understanding Health Improvements (Levels 1 & 2) Apex Scotland 0131 220 0130 More info »
Training - Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS Card) Apex Scotland 0131 220 0130 More info »
Training - Fire Safety Awareness (FEEM) - FAA Level 5 Apex Scotland 0131 220 0130 More info »
Training - Food Hygiene: Food Safety, Catering, Manufacturing and Retail (FAA Level 5) Apex Scotland 0131 220 0130 More info »
Training - Health and Safety in the Workplace: FAA Level 4 & 5 Apex Scotland 0131 220 0130 More info »
Training - Heart Start Apex Scotland 0131 220 0130 More info »
Training - Manual Handling (FAA Level 5) Apex Scotland 0131 220 0130 More info »
Training - Modern Apprenticeship Programme North Edinburgh Childcare 0131 311 6931 More info »
Training - PAT Testing Apex Scotland 0131 220 0130 More info »
Training - SVQ Level 2 Programme North Edinburgh Childcare 0131 311 6928 More info »
Training - SVQ Level 3 Programme North Edinburgh Childcare 0131 311 6928 More info »
Tynecastle ESOL Beginners Tynecastle Community Wing 0131 337 3275 More info »
Tynecastle ESOL Women’s Mixed Group Tynecastle Community Wing 0131 337 3275 More info »
Tynecastle Everyday Reading and Writing Tynecastle Community Wing 0131 337 3275 More info »
Volunteer Support to Learn Lead Scotland 0800 999 2568 More info »
Wednesday ESOL Beginners Royston Wardieburn Community Centre 0131 552 5700 More info »
Weekend Workshops Leith School of Art 0131 554 5761 More info »
WHALE Snappers WHALE Arts Agency 0131 458 3267 More info »
Women at ANCF All Nations Christian Fellowship 0131 441 2020 More info »
Women's Studies - Women's History Group Adult Learning Project (ALP) Association 0131 221 5800 More info »
Work Programme Disclosure Service Apex Scotland 0131 220 0130 More info »
Work-Wise-Women ACE IT (IT Coaching for the over 50's) 0131 667 2053 More info »
Workplace ESOL Workers' Educational Association Scotland (WEA) 0131 225 2580 More info »
Workplace Literacies Workers' Educational Association Scotland (WEA) 0131 225 2580 More info »
Writing Skills with IT Royston Wardieburn Community Centre 0131 552 5700 More info »
Year-long Courses Leith School of Art 0131 554 5761 More info »