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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.

Organisation Details

Address Space, Craigmillar Social Enterprise & Arts Centre, 11 Harewood Road
Post Code EH16 4NT
Locality North East 
Telephone 0300 666 3030
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  • Drug/Alcohol Issues
  • Health
  • Learning Disability
  • Older People
  • Physical Disability
  • Self Help/Support
  • Social Care

At Carr Gomm we see your potential, and with over 20 years' experience of delivering high-quality support services all across the country that are personal, practical and professional we believe in what we do and care about getting it right for you.

Working in partnership with City of Edinburgh Council and NHS Lothian we provide a very wide range of accommodation-linked and visiting support services across the city with a focus on supporting people with mental health problems, learning disabilities, complex needs, older people, autistic spectrum disorder and physical disabilities.

Specific services include:

- Lochend, Ettrick, Drummond services - specialist mental health services focussed on supporting people with their recovery.
- Merchiston Service - supporting older people with mental health problems.
- Corstorphine and Muirhouse services - supporting individuals with learning disabilities, complex needs and physical disabilities.
- Edinburgh visiting service, a specialist city-wide visiting support service.

We also provide a number of individual packages of support, and support people who are self-directing their support.

All our services are able to support people from any client group within their geographical area.

We welcome opportunities to support new individuals and are happy to take referrals, or for people who are self-directing their support, our self-directed support manager is happy to discuss this.

Facilities & Access...

This service has the following facilities:

- Wheelchair Access
- Information in community languages
- Translation Service

Public Transport Information

Lothian Regional Transport Bus Numbers - 14, 30.

Please call us on 0131 656 6270 for more information.



Name Telephone Cost Actions
Carers Respite Service 0131 656 6270 More info »
Communities - Craigmillar Community Grows 07824 838 364 More info »
Communities - Community Compass 0131 659 4736 More info »
Communities - Craigmillar Men’s Shed 07866 702 781 More info »
Merchiston Service - Older Adults 0131 659 4777 More info »
People with Addictions 0300 666 3030 More info »
People with Learning Disabilities 0300 666 3030 More info »
People with Mental Health Problems 0300 666 3030 More info »
People with other Support Needs 0300 666 3030 More info »
People with Physical Support Needs 0300 666 3030 More info »