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Midlothian

Midlothian Events

Carer morning cuppa – Midlothian

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

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. Enjoy a cuppa and chat with other carers and some time for yourself! Relaxed and friendly space to share stories, ideas and life hacks. Have some 'me' time. Meet and chat with other carers. Share and exchange knowledge with others.... Read More

Carers Action Midlothian (CAM)

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This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. Come along and share your experiences, whether good or bad, to help make a difference and shape local services in the future. Share experiences. Help shape the future direction of local services. Meet other carers. Take part in local and... Read More

Become a Community Seller on eBay – Midlothian

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This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. Figured out how to buy and sell on eBay? Debbie from Treasure Tree will explain how VOCAL can help you to generate profit for yourself, and also give something back. Learn about ways you can generate profit for yourself.

Introduction to writing – Midlothian

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This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. Janette Donoghue will teach you about the different kinds of writing and how you can start writing too. This activity is for those who have never written before or are new to writing. Have some 'me' time. Meet and chat... Read More

Carer craft group – Midlothian

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

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. The group will be making bracelets from recycled materials, but if you prefer to bring your own craft activity and enjoy a blether, then please do. Have some 'me' time. Meet and chat with other carers. Share and exchange knowledge... Read More

Midlothian nature group

Arniston Estate Arniston House, GOREBRIDGE, Midlothian

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. Come along for a guided tour of Arniston House grounds. Meet with other carers and enjoy being outdoors. Share your ideas, pictures and plan future meet-ups. Enjoy nature. Have some 'me' time. Meet and chat with other carers. . Time... Read More

Parent peer support group – Midlothian

King's Park, Dalkeith 22 King's Park, Dalkeith

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. Meet VOCAL Midlothian staff and other parent carers for a morning in the park, enjoying games and a chat with other local parents. Have some 'me' time. Meet and chat with other carers. Share and exchange knowledge with others.

Try Petanque with the Rosslyn Rhinos – Midlothian

Roslin Park Pentland View Place, Roslin

Join the Rossyln Rhinos and other carers to experience pétanque.  Often called French boules, pétanque is a perfect low impact exercise involving throwing, bending and walking. However, it also requires team play, concentration and strategy. As long as you can hold and throw a boule, you can play pétanque. No special equipment or clothing are... Read More

Carer morning cuppa – Midlothian

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

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. Come along for a cuppa and blether with other carers and enjoy a small quiz or game of bingo. Have some 'me' time. Meet and chat with other carers. Share and exchange knowledge with others. Time for yourself to enhance... Read More

Live music event with The Tubby Horse Company

Newbattle Golf Club The Clubhouse, Abbey Road, Dalkeith

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. Join the Tubby Horse Company for an hour of live music and meet with other carers too. Tea, coffee and snacks provided. Meet and chat with other carers.

Parent carers of adults group – Midlothian

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

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. An exciting new group created and led by parent carers of adults.  The group will cover different topics such as power of attorney, guardianship, housing options, dual caring, substance use issues and volunteering. Discuss issues that matter most to you,... Read More

Carer craft group – Midlothian

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

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. This month we will be making and decorating flowers from recycled materials but if you prefer to bring your own craft and enjoy a blether, then please do. Have some 'me' time. Meet and chat with other carers. Share and... Read More

Anam Cara Women’s Wellbeing Taster Workshop – Midlothian

St. Johns & Kings Park Church 31 Eskbank Road, Dalkeith

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. As women why do we find it so difficult to lead the lives we really want to? What beliefs about ourselves stop us from meeting our needs and caring for ourselves? ANAM CARA provides techniques and strategies to ensure you... Read More

Midlothian nature group – Birds of Prey Falconry experience

Dalhousie Castle Bonnyrigg, Midlothian

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. Meet with other local carers interested in nature and enjoy a Birds of Prey Falconry experience. Enjoy nature. Have some 'me' time. Meet and chat with other carers. Share and exchange knowledge with others. Time for yourself to enhance your... Read More

Dementia information day – early intervention

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

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. Do you support someone with early-stage dementia? We will be joined by Michael Huddleston (Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Advisor) and other professionals for a day focused on helping you develop practical and emotional strategies to cope with caring for someone with... Read More

Parent peer support group – Midlothian

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This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. Enjoy some time for you and meet with other local parent carers for a cuppa and chat. A great group to share knowledge, experiences and ideas. Have some 'me' time. Meet and chat with other carers. Share and exchange knowledge... Read More

Young People’s Mental Health First Aid – Day 1

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

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. The first of two, half-day workshops to learn about Young People's Mental Health First Aid. Young People’s Mental Health Awareness course is for adults who support young people. Participants will gain an increased knowledge and awareness of mental health issues,... Read More

Young People’s Mental Health First Aid – Day 2

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

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. Session two of Mental Health First Aid. The course does not train you to become a counsellor or mental health professional. It is designed to teach you to better understand mental health and how it affects young people. Participants will... Read More

Caring in Midlothian

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

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. Do you provide support or care for a family member, friend or loved one? At the session, you will find out what support we can offer you in your caring role now and in the future. The session is for... Read More

Carer morning cuppa – Midlothian

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

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian. Share stories, ideas, life hacks and even take part in a short quiz. Meet and chat with other carers. Share and exchange knowledge with others Give your thoughts on what you would like from the group in future.