Veterans Support (Thistle Foundation)

Availability : Edinburgh Wide

Who is this for?

  • People aged 18 years old and over

Description

The Thistle Foundation supports veterans living with long term health conditions or facing challenging life situations to find ways to better manage and live well.

Following an initial conversation with a Health and Wellbeing Practitioner, you can choose the support option that feels right for you. Support options include wellbeing coaching, Lifestyle Management courses and physical activity supports. Courses are facilitated by staff and co-facilitated by peer volunteers.

How do I access this?

  • Self referral
  • Referral by third party

Is there a cost?

Free

Location information

  • Public parking available
  • Wheelchair access

Opening times

Monday09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday09:00 - 17:00
Thursday09:00 - 17:00
Friday09:00 - 15:00
SaturdayCLOSED
SundayCLOSED

Types of support on offer:

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

Type of services on offer:

Healthy living
Isolation
Loneliness
Long term conditions/disabilities

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