Portobello & Craigmillar Neighbourhood Partnership
Welcome to the Portobello & Craigmillar
Neighbourhood Partnership home page. We are ideally placed,
with a castle, the seaside and plenty of parks and green
space. We are keen to maintain and improve these
In these pages you can find out what the
Neighbourhood Partnership does and how you can get
involved. There are links to the Partnership's priorities and
the community plan. If you feel we've missed anything, or if
you can't find out what you want to know, please contact us and we'll do our
best to help you. The convenor is Councillor Mike
A full area profile of the partnership area can be
found under Links and Downloads.
Read the Local Community Plan 2011-14 here. We are
consulting on the local priorities for the new Local Community Plan
- tell us what is important to you - complete this
Survey Monkey form, it will only take minutes.
It will close on Friday 25 April.
Read the Newsletter of the Neighbourhood Partnerships'
activities across the city.
Class 4 Unit to Let at 32 Niddrie Mains Road -
read the particulars here.
Get free help with computing at East
Neighbourhood Centre - details here.
The memorial sculpture of Helen Crummy,
inspiration behind the Craigmillar Festival, was officially
unveiled on Friday, 21 March outside the East
Neighbourhood Centre. You can see a picture here.
Become a Canny Family - find out how you can save
on food bills, energy bills and other household maney matters
Find out about Programmes, Group and Activities
for Parents & Carers in East Edinburgh this
The Peoples Millions has reopened to
applications for communities across Scotland. Awards of up
to £50,000 are available. For more information, please
Read about Keep Scotland Beautiful's In
Your Neighbourhood campaign, open to community groups to help
improve the local environment
Find out more about Improving Links in Primary Care at the
Craigmillar Medical Group.
Speak Up, Speak out -speak up about
Domestic Abuse. Read more here.
Find out about becoming a befriender to a young person
with Cystic Fibrosis with the Butterfly Trust - contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Join the Clean Up Edinburgh campaign - read more here.
If you need debt advice or housing support,
contact East's Housing and Regeneration Team's Early Intervention Service.
If you have a proposal to improve your environment, you
could benefit from a Get It Sorted Together grant
-find out more about it
Portobello Beach has been
recommended by the Marine Conservation Society in its Good
Beach Guide - read more here. And it has been rated
"excellent" by the European Environment Agency -
find it on the Water Watch site
See the community map to help
support parents and carers in Portobello & Craigmillar
- click here
Look here for help with jobs, training and
volunteering. Do you want to be your own
boss? Need help to start up in
business? Cre8te can help, click here and here.
Find out about Edinburgh Leisure's Get Active £10
Combat Car Crime - see the advice from the Police
Expectant parents can get a FREE Ready
Steady Baby App! - read more here.
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