Mental Health Information Station (NHS Lothian)

Availability : Edinburgh Wide

Who is this for?

  • People affected by mental health and wellbeing difficulties

Description

The Mental Health Information Station is a one-stop-shop for anyone affected by mental health and wellbeing difficulties.

It provides a source of support, information and signposting. It is staffed by mental health specialists from the Health and Social Care Partnership (HSCP), peer support workers, volunteers and third sector partners.

The service offers:

  • psychological self-help guides and resources
  • signposting to community groups/activities
  • standardised information on conditions and medication
  • information on support for carers

The service runs a telephone service and a in-person drop-in

Is there a cost?

Free

Location information

  • Wheelchair access

Opening times

Telephone service
Thursdays, 10 am – 3 pm

Drop-in at Walpole Hall
Thursdays, 10.30 am – 3.00 pm

Contact Details

Walpole Hall, Palmerston Place, (next to St Mary's Cathedral), Edinburgh, EH12 5AW

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Types of support on offer:

Drop-in
Information and advice
Support in person
Support on the phone

Type of services on offer:

Healthy living
Isolation
Learning, employability, volunteering
Loneliness
Long term conditions/disabilities
Relationships and Family Life
Substance use

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