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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.


Oxgangs Care

The Wednesday Club provides day care for up to eight people with mild to moderate dementia. The Club is supported by a Co-ordinator, a Care Assistant and a team of dedicated local volunteers.

The Club offers a range of activities geared towards the needs, abilities and preferences of its members, and include gentle exercise, community singing, quizzes, craftwork, discussion, reminiscence and outings.

A two course hot lunch and refreshments are provided, with a small charge being made to help cover costs.

Transport to and from the venue is provided.

The Wednesday Club is organised and run by Oxgangs Care who are a locally based voluntary organisation and a charitable company limited by guarantee. They provide direct help and support through a range of services to isolated, vulnerable and disadvantaged people living in Oxgangs and surrounding areas. It is governed by a Board of Directors made up of local residents and service users.

Contact: Anne Weir, Co-ordinator, on 0131 441 5099
65+, 45 - 49, 50 - 54, 55 - 59, 60 - 64
Days and Times
Wednesday 10am - 3.30pm
Pentland Community Centre
Oxgangs Brae, Oxgangs
EH13 9LS

South West 
Contact Details
Contact Telephone: 0131 441 5099
Contact Email:

This record was last modified on: 15 June 2018