The EVOC Red Book

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

IMPORTANT

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 1 Broomhouse Market, Broomhouse
City/County EDINBURGH
Post Code EH11 3UU
Locality South West 
Telephone 0131 467 7678
Website https://bhealthytogether.org.uk
Email info@bhealthytogether.org.uk
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Activities
  • Advice/Information
  • Community Development
  • Education/Learning/Training
  • Health
  • Poverty
  • Self Help/Support
  • Sport/Leisure/Recreation
Description

We are B healthy together a community-led health project in South West Edinburgh.Our aim is to improve health and well-being within the communities of Broomhouse, Sighthill and Parkhead by providing a variety of social health activities.In particular, we focus on how health is affected by everyday life and is as much about the quality of your emotional and social situation as about your experience of disease or disability.

We provide a range of free services including a volunteer–run fruit and vegetable stall, food workshops including cookery classes and community meals, physical activities including exercise classes and a walking group, mindfulness groups and other one-off health related activities throughout the year. We aim to increase confidence and skills, reduce social isolation and empower our community to take steps that positively impact their health and wellbeing.

Local people are central to the planning and delivery of all our services; we are rooted within our community. We provide a range of volunteering opportunities and could not operate without the invaluable support of these volunteers.

We work in close partnership with many local organisations to address gaps in health improvement activities and collectively impact on the wider health inequality agenda.

Location

Services

Name Telephone Cost Actions
Current Covid-19 Service - Online Exercise Classes More info »