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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

Ecas

Details
Looking for a volunteering opportunity?

We provide our befriending service to isolated, physically disabled adults 18+, living in Edinburgh.

Our volunteer befrienders get a lot of satisfaction and happiness from what they do. They enjoy making a difference to people’s lives and meeting new friends.

Ecas is a long-established Edinburgh charity supporting people with physical disabilities. We are a small, friendly organisation and offer our volunteers training and lots of support.

Please see https://www.ecas.scot/befriending/befriending-opportunitie for our Volunteering Opportunities.

Suitable for ages 18+

If you'd like to find out more about volunteering in Edinburgh as a befriender, please contact either Ally Irvine the Befriending Manager or Sam Collins the Befriending Service Assistant.
Ages
26 - 29, 30 - 34, 35 - 39, 40 - 44, 45 - 49, 50 - 54, 55 - 59, 60 - 64, 17 - 25
Days and Times
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Venue
Norton Park, 57 Albion Road, Leith
EDINBURGH
EH7 5QY

Localities
North East  North West  South East  South West 
Contact Details
Contact Person: Ally Irvine
Contact Telephone: 0131 475 2344
Contact Email: befriendingmanager@ecas-edinburgh.org
Website: https://www.ecas.scot/befriendin

This record was last modified on: 27 July 2019