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.

Our welfare rights service provides expert advice on welfare benefits, assistance with claiming benefits and representation at appeals and tribunals.

Our Advice Plus service also offers benefit and entitlements advice to blind and partially sighted people of working age (16-64) who live in Edinburgh, Forth Valley and Ayrshire. Contact 0131 652 3140 or email
All ages
Days and Times
Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 5pm
Greenside House , 12-14 Hillside Crescent, Abbeyhill

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Contact Details
Contact Telephone: 0131 557 1004
Contact Email:

This record was last modified on: 24 March 2016