Connect Here

Connect Here is a community resources directory. In it, you will find local and national resources that can help you manage your long term condition.

Connect here has a range of information about each group or organisation including:

  • a short summary about each service
  • contact details such addresses, email address and websites
  • where to find them on social media

Some services may need you to be referred by your GP, health and social care worker or link worker. If this is the case, the details will be with the information about the service.

NEW – Access the latest edition of Connect Here (Updated – April 2023)

Connect Here Guides

Below you will find Connect Here Guides. These are quick access guides that cover a wide range of different topics. You can find information on:

Connect Here Guide to Food Pantries in Edinburgh June 2023

Connect Here Guide to Lunch Clubs in Edinburgh – June 2023

Crisis Guide – contains information about groups and services that could help you in a crisis, like foodbanks, housing and money advice. The guide was updated in October 2023.

Community Café – November 2023

Connect Here Guide to Befriending Services contains information about befriending services to outreach to, or volunteer for, throughout Edinburgh. The guide was published in May 2023.

The Connect Here Guide to Counselling Services – contains information about counselling services in Edinburgh. The guide was updated in November 2023.

Connect Here Guide to Mental Health Apps contains information about telephone apps that may help somebody living with a mental health condition. The guide was updated in June 2022.