The EVOC Red Book

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


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.

Organisation Details

Address Crichton House, 4 Crichton's Close, Old Town
Post Code EH8 8DT
Locality South East 
Telephone 0131 209 7700
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  • Advice/Information
  • Campaigning/Lobbying
  • Community Development
  • Education/Learning/Training
  • Housing/Homelessness
  • Poverty
  • Self Help/Support

We are the national charity for homeless people. We help people directly out of homelessness and campaign for the changes needed to solve it altogether.

If you are homeless, at risk of becoming homeless or have been homeless in the last two years, we can help. We offer support, advice and courses in 12 locations across Great Britain.

Crisis Skylight Edinburgh

If you are homeless, have been homeless in the last two years or at risk of becoming homeless, you can access our services for free.

We offer education, training and support within local hostels, community centres and libraries across Edinburgh.

Public transport

Bus 35 stops nearby on the Royal Mile.



Name Telephone Cost Actions
Bike Workshop 07972 173 786 More info »
Creative Writing More info »
ESOL 0131 209 7735 / 0781414632 More info »
Exploring History Through Drawing More info »
Guitar/Keyboard Lessons 0131 209 7700 More info »
IT Skills for Universal Job Match 0131 209 7718 More info »
Music Jam 0131 209 7700 More info »
Salvation Army Newsletter Group More info »
Singing 0131 209 7700 More info »
The A Team: Homelessness Action and Assistance Group 0131 209 7700 / 07972 173 786 More info »