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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 Eric Liddell Centre, 15 (3f2) Morningside Road
Post Code EH10 4DP
Locality South East 
Telephone 0131 228 5808
  • Advice/Information
  • Community Development
  • Education/Learning/Training
  • Faith/Religion/Belief
  • Health
  • Older People
  • Self Help/Support
  • Sport/Leisure/Recreation

The project is for frail older people in the Portobello area.The project offers older adults the opportunity to get out of the house and meet others and make friends. The group offers support, friendship, a variety of social activities and a hot lunch. The charge for Day Care and also Lunch Club is £5.

We offer a range of services for older people from the Chinese community. Day care, information and advice on welfare rights and benefits, recreational and social activities, lunch club, home visiting project and a support group for carers.

The project is part-funded by the City of Edinburgh Council.

Languages other than English: Cantonese.

Staff: 1 full-time, 4 part-time staff and 20 volunteers.

Public transport: Buses 10, 11, 15, 16, 23, 27, 36 and 45, as well as buses to/from West Linton/Biggar.



Name Telephone Cost Actions
Day Care 0131 228 5808 More info »
Home Visiting Service 0131 228 5808 More info »
Information & Advice Service 0131 228 5808 More info »
Lunch Club 0131 228 5808 More info »