Equality and Rights Network (EaRN) (Volunteer Edinburgh)

Availability : Edinburgh Wide

Who is this for?

  • People living in North Edinburgh

Who provides this?

  • Volunteer Edinburgh


EaRN enables any group, forum, organisation or individual to work in partnership with public services with the aim to advance equality, promote human rights, and to tackle inequality and poverty.

It does this by raising awareness, community engagement, research and dialogue. The network is member-led and supported by paid staff and volunteer ambassadors.

*EaRN doesn’t provide advice on equalities issues.

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
  • Translation service available
  • Information in community languages

Opening times

Monday 9.30 am – 3.30 pm
Tuesday9.30 am – 3.30 pm
Wednesday9.30 am – 3.30 pm
Thursday9.30 am – 3.30 pm

Contact Details

Volunteer Edinburgh, 222 Leith Walk, Edinburgh EH6 5EQ

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Type of support on offer:

Information and advice


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

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