CoCo Counselling in Communities

Availability : Edinburgh Wide

Who is this for?

  • People aged 16 years old and over

Who provides this?

  • CoCo Counselling in Communities


CoCo Counselling is an Edinburgh based community counselling service offering one-to-one counselling and psychotherapy for adults and young people.

You will be offered an initial appointment followed by a block of 12 sessions lasting 50 minutes each. If they require longer-term counselling, you can can re-apply for further blocks. In addition to the indoor work, CoCo offers a ‘walk and talk’ service to those who find comfort in the outdoors.

The team consists of five counsellors working through the week, offering support in a wide range of issues such as:

  • relationship difficulties
  • unemployment, homelessness
  • bereavement, loss or pregnancy
  • isolation, anxiety, depression or stress
  • self-confidence and self-esteem
  • abuse or violence
  • childhood issues
  • workplace issues

How do I access this?

  • Self-referrals

Is there a cost?

There is sliding scale rate ranging from £10 – £45.

CoCo offers an affordable service with several options for payment. You can pay what you are able to, a fee-paying service, or a subsidised fee-paying service if you are a student. If you are able to pay the full fee for counselling, you will be helping to support the much needed affordable service for others in your community.

Is there a waiting list?


Location information

  • Private parking available
  • Wheelchair access

Opening times

Monday 10.30 am – 4.00 pm
Tuesday10.30 am – 8.00 pm
Wednesday10.30 am – 4.00 pm
Thursday10.30 am – 8.00 pm

Contact Details

Kate Frazer
140 Pleasance, Edinburgh EH8 9RR

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Type of support on offer:

Support in person
Support on the phone


Black and minority ethnic communities
Healthy living
Housing, benefits, debt
Learning, employability, volunteering
Loneliness/isolated groups
Long term conditions/disabilities
Older people
Substance use
Survivors of abuse
Young people

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