The EVOC Red Book

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


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.


Lead Scotland

Helpline hours...

Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Tuesdays and Fridays: 10:00am - 12:00pm

If you call outside of these hours please leave a voicemail and we’ll get back to you when the helpline opens again.

The service is open to disabled people who live in Scotland, their friends and family, and to people who care for, work with or support disabled people who live in Scotland.

BSL users can get in touch with us by using Scotland’s British Sign Language Interpreting Video Relay Service (VRS), Contact Scotland ( Available to any BSL user with a smartphone or desktop PC, with a webcam, and the Contact Scotland app.

You can also send us an email with your enquiry to

Lead Scotland’s Helpline and Information Service provides information and advice on a range of issues, including:

- Applying for educational courses and training programmes
- Information on community learning opportunities
- Sources of funding for disabled learners
- Support for disabled learners in a range of learning environments
- Support and funding for carers
- Information regarding disabled people’s rights in post-school learning under the Equality Act
- Signposting to specialist sources of support

and much more…
26 - 29, 30 - 34, 35 - 39, 40 - 44, 45 - 49, 50 - 54, 55 - 59, 17 - 25
Days and Times
Monday 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Tuesday 10:00am - 12:00pm
Wednesday 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Thursday 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Friday 10:00am - 12:00pm
525 Ferry Road

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This record was last modified on: 14 February 2020