The EVOC Red Book

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


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 4 South Oswald Road, Newington
Post Code EH9 2HG
Locality South East 
Telephone 0131 668 4247
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  • Advice/Information
  • Community Development
  • Health
  • Housing Association
  • Men
  • Older People
  • Physical Disability
  • Self Help/Support
  • Social Care
  • Women

Viewpoint is an award-winning provider of supported housing and care services for older people in Edinburgh, the Lothians and Fife.

Viewpoint Housing Association was founded in 1947 to promote and provide independent living options for single women of limited financial means. Viewpoint original tenants grew older the Association recognised the need for a variety of housing schemes designed specifically to meet the requirements of older people, such as sheltered housing through to 24-hour care. In addition to catering for older people, Viewpoint has also introduced amenity and general needs housing for those below retirement age.