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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.

The project 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.

Prestonfield Neighbourhood Worker's Project is a registered day care service for people who are 60 years or over. The project offers older, frail adults the opportunity to socialise and to have fun through a variety of activities held each day.

Include - quizzes, board games, music & movement, music & singing, guest speakers, reminiscence etc. Day trips and special events are also arranged throughout the year.

Monday: Lunch, Social Activity & Singing Group
Wednesday: Lunch, Art, Social Activity, Book Club
Friday: Lunch, Men's Group and Women's Group

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

Transport may be available on some of these days. Alternatively, you can make your own way to us or travel with your carer.

Catchment area:
South and Central Edinburgh.

Please contact us for more information on specific charges.

For further information on this service or to find out about transport and costs, please contact Tel: 0131 620 7222
65+, 60 - 64
Days and Times
Monday 11am - 3pm
Wednesday 11am - 3pm
Friday 11am - 3pm
Prestonfield Neighbourhood Centre, 63 Prestonfield Avenue, Prestonfield
EH16 5EX

South East 
Contact Details
Contact Person: Linda Wright
Contact Telephone: 0131 620 7222
Contact Email:

This record was last modified on: 17 December 2015