Upcoming Events

Dealing with anger

Online

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only. This workshop will help you to reflect on, process, and develop coping strategies for... Read More

Free

Compassion fatigue

Online

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only. This session looks at the long-term impacts of caring on our energy, mood and... Read More

Free

Emergency planning

Edinburgh Carers' Hub 60 Leith Walk, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only. A workshop on options for planning for an emergency. You will be supported to... Read More

Free

Parent Peer Support Group

VOCAL Midlothian Carer Centre 30/1 Hardengreen Estate, Dalhousie Road, DALKEITH, Midlothian

Join VOCAL Midlothian staff, Lothian Centre for Inclusive Living (LCIL) staff and other parent carers for a cuppa and chat and have some ‘ME’ time.

Changing relationships

Edinburgh Carers' Hub 60 Leith Walk, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only. This workshop helps carers understand how relationships work, what they mean to us, and... Read More

Remember me

Edinburgh Carers' Hub 60 Leith Walk, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND

Often caring can lead to a loss of our sense of self. This workshop helps us reflect on and remember who we were before caring, and consider how to move... Read More

Basic First Aid for carers

Online

A practical introductory session, led by a Red Cross professional, covering commonly used first aid techniques. No previous experience needed. This event is open to carers residing in or caring... Read More

Continence care

Online

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only. A space to ask questions, view products, and gain practical tips about supporting someone... Read More

Coping with change

Edinburgh Carers' Hub 60 Leith Walk, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only. This session explores what has changed in your life since caring, the process we... Read More

Caring in Midlothian

Online

Do you provide support or care for a family member, friend or loved one? Join us and find out what support we can offer you in your caring role now... Read More

Mood boards for inspiration

Edinburgh Carers' Hub 60 Leith Walk, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only. About the event: Create a personalised mood board. This creative, reflective and fun process... Read More

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Boundaries

Online

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only Join this workshop to explore the role of boundaries in our life, and look... Read More

Diet and nutrition

Online

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only. An introduction to the key concepts of good nutrition for you, and the person... Read More

Carer morning cuppa

VOCAL Midlothian Carer Centre 30/1 Hardengreen Estate, Dalhousie Road, DALKEITH, Midlothian

Join VOCAL Midlothian staff and other carers for a cuppa, chat and some 'me' time. Share stories, ideas and enjoy a quiz.

Coffee morning for carers in Edinburgh

Edinburgh Carers' Hub 60 Leith Walk, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only. About the event: VOCAL will be hosting a coffee morning during Carers Week on... Read More

Bead decoration workshop

Edinburgh Carers' Hub 60 Leith Walk, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND

*** This event is now full and we are now operating a waiting list.  If you wish to put your name on the waiting list, please email: carertraining@vocal.org.uk ***  ... Read More

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Activities on artwork – poems and stories

VOCAL Midlothian Carer Centre 30/1 Hardengreen Estate, Dalhousie Road, DALKEITH, Midlothian

At this session with Art in Healthcare, we wil hear about poems and stories - cuppa provided. This session is open to carers living or caring for someone in the... Read More