Oor Mad History (CAPS Independent Advocacy)

Availability : Edinburgh Wide

Who is this for?

  • Adults aged 18 years old and over

Description

The purpose of this project is to enable people across the Lothians with mental health difficulties to use community history and arts to reclaim and promote the history of activism and collective advocacy by stimulating debate about mental health in a variety of creative ways, and to challenge stigma and discrimination.

How do I access this?

  • Self referral
  • Referral by third party

Is there a cost?

Free

Location information

  • Wheelchair access

Opening times

Steering group meetings are arranged to suit the needs of the group. Weekdays only.

Contact Details

Lindsay Horton
Old Stables, Eskmills Park, Musselburgh , EH21 7PQ

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Downloads


Oor Mad History leaflet
(477.03 KB pdf)


Types of support on offer:

Support from someone with similar experience
Support on the phone
Support with others

Type of services on offer:

Anxiety
Complex needs
Depression
Eating disorders
Isolation
Loneliness
Long term conditions/disabilities
Self confidence
Self harm
Stress
Trauma

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