celebrating 25 years of working with carers

To mark 25 years of working with carers we’re hosting a range of celebrations over the coming months. You can see details of the main ones here.

If you’d like to join us at any of these events call us on
0131 622 6666 or email centre@vocal.org.uk to register your interest.

Places are limited but we’ll work to ensure that we celebrate with as many carers as possible.

30th May

bass rock boat trip & seabird centre

“As impressive as any wildlife spectacle in the world,” is how the BBC’s David Attenborough described the world’s largest colony of gannets on the Bass Rock.

Join us for a truly spectacular experience and a visit to the Scottish Seabird Centre.

11th June 

employers’ event 

8am to 12pm

Hosted by the Royal Bank of Scotland’s carers’ network, we’re holding a morning of talks & workshops for employers looking at caring & employment.

To join the discussion & represent your business register through our eventbrite page

13th June

edinburgh ceilidh

6:30pm to 11pm

It wouldn’t be a proper celebration without a ceilidh.
Volunteers, staff and carers will whirl the night away at the Lauriston Hall with music from local ceilidh band Auld Spice.

Availability is limited.

14th June

midlothian party

1pm to 4pm

Join us at our Midlothian Carers Centre for a fun filled afternoon of music, refreshments & chat – for all ages.

Call Pauline on 0131 663 6869 or email midlothian@vocal.org.uk to find out more.

25th June

forth bridge boat trip

1:30pm to 3:30pm

 Carers take to the seas again in June! This time aboard the Forth Princess to cruise the three bridges & circle Inchcolm Island.

Watch for wildlife or just relax with a drink from the onboard bar & enjoy the stunning views

VOCAL Edinburgh

Edinburgh Carers' Hub
60 Leith Walk
Edinburgh, EH6 5HB

0131 622 6666
centre@vocal.org.uk


Scottish Charity: SC020755  |  Company Registration: SC183050

VOCAL Midlothian

VOCAL Carers' Centre
30/1 Dalhousie Road
Dalkeith, EH22 3NX

0131 663 6869
midlothian@vocal.org.uk