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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.


Firrhill Centre

Providing a range of day opportunities and activities for older people with Learning Disabilities.

Focusing on supporting older people, this project was originated in 2002 at the old St Helen's Day Centre and moved to Firrhill in 2008. Its aim is to provide a quality day support service to older adults with a learning disability and/or dementia by promoting social inclusion and enabling individuals to maintain their skills and reach their full potential.

Transport provided : Yes
Lunch: Yes, £3.50 per day

Examples of activities include arts & crafts, pottery, dance and music.
65+, 60 - 64
Days and Times
Monday 9:00am - 3:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am - 3:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am - 3:00pm
Thursday 9:00am - 3:00pm
Friday 9:00am - 3:00pm
257 Colinton Road, Colinton
EH14 1DW

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Contact Details
Contact Telephone: 0131 200 2324
Contact Email:
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This record was last modified on: 16 July 2019