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.


Police Scotland

If you are a victim or are worried for the safety or wellbeing of a child or young person, please report your concerns. Your information could help to protect a child at risk of harm.

If you suspect someone is in immediate danger, call 999. If it is not an emergency please get in touch by:

Calling 101

Visiting a Police Station in person

Contacting your local Social Work Department

Contacting Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Visiting the Childline website ( or ontacting Childline on 0800 11 11 for free, confidential 24-hour helpline that offers support for any kind of problem.

Contacting Parentline Scotland on 08000 28 22 33 or by visiting the Children 1st website. ParentLine is Scotland’s free helpline, email and web-chat service, for anyone caring for or concerned about a child - open until 9:00pm Monday to Friday. You can also email them on

Visiting the NSPCC website ( or contacting NSPCC 0808 800 5000 for free, confidential 24-hour helpline that offers support for any kind of problem.

Contacting Barnardos on their website ( Barnardo’s provides a range of services to children, young people and families across the UK.
All ages
Days and Times
Divisional Headquarters, 14 St Leonards Street, Newington

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Contact Details
Contact Telephone: 999 (emergency) 101 (non-emergency)


This record was last modified on: 25 September 2019