Carers Programme (Eric Liddel Centre)

Availability : Edinburgh Wide

Who is this for?

  • Unpaid carers

Who provides this?

  • Eric Liddel Centre (ELC)


The Carers Programme offers wellbeing classes, events, talks and trips for unpaid carers in Edinburgh.

The programme offers wellbeing classes such as Tai Chi and Qi Gong yoga, day trips, and help with Self Directed Support (SDS). There is a mobile information library which also functions as a ‘contact point’ for further one-to-one information, support and signposting to other relevant services. A full programme of outings, classes, events and talks are planned, frequently updated and evolve throughout the year.

Currently, all wellbeing support, classes and other sessions are via Zoom and online and phone-based contact until further notice.

How do I access this?

  • Self-referrals
  • Referrals by third parties

Is there a cost?


Is there a waiting list?


Location information

  • Public parking available
  • Wheelchair access

The Eric Liddel Centre is currently closed because of COVID-19. The Carers Programme is currently provided remotely over the phone and digitally.

Opening times

Please contact 0131 447 4520 for current opening times.

Contact Details

15 Morningside Road, Edinburgh EH10 4DP

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Type of support on offer:

Information and advice
Support on the phone
Support with others


Black and minority ethnic communities
Learning, employability, volunteering
Loneliness/isolated groups
Older people
Social groups

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