What's On/Available for Older People

Undernoted is a list projects and activities available for older people. If you require information on any of the projects, please contact the project directly.

ACTIVE LIVES: Exercise programme for those aged 45+ living in Liberton and Gilmerton.

CARE & REPAIR: Organisation that provides practical DIY help to the elderly & disabled. Also always looking for volunteers.

EVOC: Edinburgh Voluntary Organisations' Council (EVOC) provide an online directory of what is available near you. Click here to search what's on in your area.

LGBT Age: Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Age offers a range of services for 50+ to promote health and well being and to meet new people. Click here to see their programme for social activities and click here to see what community groups are running across Edinburgh.

LIBERTUS: Day Care Centre in South Edinburgh, providing a range of services to enable older people to enjoy fuller and more positive lives.

LIBRARY GROUPS: Various groups at Gilmerton, Moredun and South Neighbourhood Office library.

LIFECARE Edinburgh: Offers a range of care services in the community.

LIVING IT UP: Online self-management hub, which aims to inspire and help people to improve their health and wellbeing.

LOOPs: Find out what's happening locally and across the city. Try something new or just go loopy!

POSITIVE FUTURES: Supports activity groups in the local area for 50+. Click the undernote to find out more.

VINTAGE VIBES: A fresh new service tackling isolation and loneliness among 60+ in Edinburgh, offering companionship, reliable support and the opportunity to be more socially connected.
If your organisation would like to be linked to this website please contact Hana MacKechnie, Lifelong Learning Locality Development Officer. Email: hana.mackechnie@edinburgh.gov.uk

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