Family Wellbeing Service (Sight Scotland)

Availability : Edinburgh Wide

Who is this for?

  • Individuals and their family member affected by sight loss

Who provides this?

  • Sight Scotland

Description

The Family Wellbeing service provides emotional and practical support for individuals and their family members or carers affected by sight loss. The staff and volunteer team can provide information on a range of topics including:

  • emotional support
  • sight loss conditions
  • specialist equipment and home adaptations
  • maintaining independence
  • benefits and financial support
  • where to get more help locally

How do I access this?

  • Self-referrals
  • Referrals by third parties

Is there a cost?

Free

Is there a waiting list?

No

Location information

  • Public parking available

Opening times

Monday 10.00 am – 12.00 pm and 1.00 pm – 3.00 pm
Tuesday 10.00 am – 12.00 pm and 1.00 pm – 3.00 pm
Wednesday 10.00 am – 12.00 pm and 1.00 pm – 3.00 pm
Thursday 10.00 am – 12.00 pm and 1.00 pm – 3.00 pm
Friday 10.00 am – 12.00 pm and 1.00 pm – 3.00 pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

Contact Details

43 Canaan Lane, Edinburgh EH10 4SG

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Type of support on offer:

Information and advice
Support in person
Support on the phone
Support with others

Categories:

Carers
Families
Loneliness/isolated groups
Long term conditions/disabilities
Men
Older people
Women
Young people

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