The EVOC Red Book

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

IMPORTANT

Only services that are currently available during COVID-19 are listed in the directory.

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.


Details
Covid-19 Service UPDATE...

Our Tenancy Support Team can give advice on applying for benefits if you’ve lost your job or had your income reduced.

Please email propertyadmin@polha.co.uk and one of the team will get in touch with you.

Normal service details...

We offer a range of in-house tenant support services to help you in your tenancy:

Money Advice

Our money advice worker gives independent, confidential advice on debt and money management. Working in partnership with Citizens Advice Edinburgh, a Money Advice Worker is based in our office (on a part time basis) to give impartial and confidential advice on, for example, benefits, arrears, consumer debts, utility switching etc.

If you would like to make an appointment, please call 0131 553 8745.

Welfare Advice

Craig Samuel our welfare rights officer gives advice on welfare benefits; appeals; income maximisation. If you would like to make an appointment, please call (Tel: 0131 553 8772)

Tenancy Support

We have a tenancy support worker to help you settle into your tenancy and help you find other support you might need.

Other Support

- Affordable Warmth project giving energy efficiency advice in partnership with Changeworks.
- Help with preparing for and finding employment.
Ages
65+, 26 - 29, 30 - 34, 35 - 39, 40 - 44, 45 - 49, 50 - 54, 55 - 59, 60 - 64, 17 - 25
Days and Times
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Venue
108 Constitution Street, Leith
EDINBURGH
EH6 6AZ

Localities
North East 
Contact Details
Contact Telephone: 0131 554 0403
Contact Email: info@polha.co.uk
Website: https://www.polha.co.uk/customers/help-support/advice-support

This record was last modified on: 02 September 2020