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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.


Oaklands Day Care

The service 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.

Oaklands Day Care is a registered day care service for people who are 65 years or over. The project offers older, frail adults and older adults with a diagnosis of dementia the opportunity to socialise and to have fun through a variety of activities held each day.


Includes - reablement rehabilitation, workshops on being more confident & independent, quizzes, board games, art & crafts, music, entertainment, guest speakers, reminiscence etc. Day trips and special events are also arranged throughout the year.


Two course lunch and tea/coffee and biscuits are served throughout the day.


Transport to and from the venue is provided (included in the price) . Alternatively, you can make your own way to us or travel with your carer.

Catchment area...

South Edinburgh
65+, 60 - 64
Days and Times
Monday 9.30am - 3.30pm
Tuesday 9.30am - 3.30pm
Wednesday 9.30am - 3.30pm
Thursday 9.30am - 3.30pm
Friday 9.30am - 3.30pm
35 Canaan Lane, Morningside
EH10 4SG

South East 
Contact Details
Contact Person: Mary Bradley
Contact Telephone: 0131 447 0770
Contact Email:

This record was last modified on: 24 October 2017