The EVOC Red Book

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

Since 1938 WRVS volunteers have been offering guidance and advice to the many people that they help on a daily basis.

Drawn from their knowledge and expertise in supporting older people throughout Great Britain, WRVS have produced a number of downloadable guides aimed at older people or their families and carers to help them get more out of life.

Downloadable guides:

- Eating well when you’re over 70
- Feeling well and overcoming loneliness
- Get the flu jab, get flu safe
- Guide to Retirement
- Hospital stays
- Managing minor winter ailments
- Practical ways to support a person living with dementia
- Prepare for severe wintry conditions
- Preventing falls
- Stay safe during a heatwave
- Staying gas safe
- Tips for cooking and eating well
- Tips for dealing with bereavement
- Tips for entertaining children on a budget
- Tips for long-lasting relationships
- Tips for managing your money
- Your home; keeping it maintained and safe

Please see for the guides.
65+, 60 - 64
Days and Times
Monday 9am - 4pm
Tuesday 9am - 4pm
Wednesday 9am - 4pm
Thursday 9am - 4pm9
Friday 9am - 4pm
Unit 9, Cockenzie Business Centre, 23 Edinburgh Road, Cockenzie
EH32 0XL

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Contact Details
Contact Telephone: 01875 811 011
Contact Email:
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This record was last modified on: 11 April 2016