Sunflower Gardens (CrossReach)

Availability : Edinburgh Wide

Who is this for?

  • Children and young people aged 5 to 18 based in Edinburgh who are affected by drug and/or alcohol use within their family.

Who provides this?

  • CrossReach

Description

The staff group is multi-disciplinary, with backgrounds in social work, education, health and counselling. At Sunflower Garden, children and young people benefit from having a safe and confidential space where they can explore their emotions, thoughts and feelings whilst developing positive coping strategies. All of Crossreach’s work is aimed to support your child in the best way possible.

The Sunflower Garden team understand that the support we provide needs to be specific to the needs of each child/young person and so we offer a range of tailored therapeutic support such as:

  • Counselling (including art and play therapy)
  • One-to-one therapeutic support
  • Group work

How do I access this?

  • Referrals assisted by support workers
  • Self-referrals;

Is there a cost?

This is a donation-based service if you are a resident of Edinburgh and affected by their own or someone else’s drug use.

There is also a fast track service at £45 per session.

Is there a waiting list?

Yes

Location information

  • Public parking available
  • Wheelchair access

Opening times

Monday 9.00 am – 8.00 pm
Tuesday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Wednesday9.00 am – 8.00 pm
Thursday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Friday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

Downloads


A Life Worth Living Leaflet
(1.55 MB pdf)


Types of support on offer:

Support from someone with similar experience
Support in person
Support with others

Type of services on offer:

Black and minority ethnic communities
Carers
Creative
Families
Healthy living
Housing, benefits, debt
Learning, employability, volunteering
LGBTQ+
Loneliness/isolated groups
Long term conditions/disabilities
Men
Older people
Religion
Social groups
Substance use
Survivors of abuse
Women
Young people

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