Providers area


Welcome to the providers area of iThrive Edinburgh.

Here you can learn what can be listed on the website, how to get in touch, information on how we keep iThrive Edinburgh up-to-date and what it means to be part of our community.

What can be listed on iThrive Edinburgh?

Services and support

To be included in iThrive Edinburgh, services must be:

  • Non-discriminatory and accessible to people with mental health difficulties.
  • For people aged 18 and older.
    The website is not aimed at children and young people but we will provide information about organisations that support young people rather than list individual services.
  • Available to those living in Edinburgh, whether that be within one or more localities.
  • Not-for-profit (registered charities, social enterprises and grassroots projects).
  • We will not list individual counsellors but will signpost to British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), Counselling and Psychotherapy in Scotland (COSCA) and United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) ethical framework.

Events, training and development opportunities

To be included in iThrive Edinburgh, events and training offerings must be:

  • Non-discriminatory and accessible to people with mental health difficulties.
  • Available to those living in Edinburgh, whether that be within one or more localities.
  • Not-for-profit (registered charities, social enterprises and grassroots projects).
  • Not primarily for fundraising purposes.
  • Must take place in Edinburgh or online.

We reserve the right to make a decision on whether to include services, events and training on the website. The safety of people is at the centre of any decision making.

If you have any difficulties with this form or have any questions please contact Julie Huggan at julie.huggan@health-in-mind.org.uk

How to be listed on iThrive

How to add a service/project

If you would like to add a project/service, complete our easy online form. If you have multiple services, please don’t include them all in one form – complete a form for each service you would like to be listed in our directory.

iThrive Edinburgh service form

How to add events, training and development opportunities

Email the details for your event, training and development opportunities to Julie Huggan at julie.huggan@health-in-mind.org.uk.
Please include the following details:

  • Name
  • Organiser name
  • Event description (around 250 words)
  • Time
  • Date
  • Cost
  • Website

News, social media and newsletter

We are always looking for new content for social media and our monthly newsletter. Please get in touch with news that you would like us to share through these channels. Email your requests to Julie Huggan at julie.huggan@health-in-mind.org.uk

Keeping iThrive up-to-date

One of our biggest priorities is to keep the information on iThrive Edinburgh up-to-date.

To do this, we need your support.

To keep iThrive Edinburgh accurate, we need you to provide regular updates for your service. Our team will prompt you every 6 months for an update but if any changes occur in the meantime, please get in touch.

If we don’t receive an update, your information will be removed from the website.

So please keep in touch and help us keep iThrive Edinburgh a reliable source of mental health and wellbeing information for people in Edinburgh.

If you notice any information on iThrive Edinburgh that is out of date, please email our Online Information Development Worker Julie at julie.huggan@health-in-mind.org.uk.

Being part of the iThrive community
iThrive Edinburgh - community member

Once your service/project has been added to iThrive, you become part of the iThrive community whose shared goal is to improve the mental health and wellbeing of citizens in Edinburgh.

As a community, we can listen and learn from one another. Together, we want to raise awareness of the wide variety of support available for people in Edinburgh, share self-management tools, and support the improvement of the mental health and wellbeing of adults in Edinburgh.

Once you are a community member, we will send your own badge (see badge to the right) to display on your website and/or promotional materials.


Looking for self-help information

If you’re experiencing low mood, anxiety, or stress in your life, looking into self-help activities and ideas might be the right option for you.