Welcome to the midspace mental health and wellbeing information service

Midspace contains information about:

  • local services
  • factsheets and guides
  • self help materials
  • local news and events
  • monthly newsletter

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Midspace aims

The aims of the Midspace are to:

  • Signpost people to appropriate mental health services in Midlothian
  • Enable people to make informed choices in their treatment and care
  • Inform people of factors influencing positive mental health and wellbeing
  • Enable people to access services and information which may be of benefit to them or someone they support

Guiding Principles

The Advisory Group will take collective responsibility to:

  • Provide appropriate advice, information and support to help Midspace fulfil its aims
  • Make final decisions regarding content where this may be controversial
  • Monitor feedback, including complaints and make decisions / advise on changes where appropriate

Fact Sheets

Use our fact sheets to look for information on all aspects of mental health in the Midlothian area search or browse below:

Upcoming Events

  1. Grassy Riggs 1st Anniversary Event

    March 27 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
  2. Midlothian Voices Event – ‘Is there anybody out there?’

    March 28 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
  3. Workplace Mental Health Support Service Webinar

    March 28 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
  4. Branching Out Rosewell Community Award Ceremony

    March 30 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  5. Forum on Services for Older People

    April 16 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Latest on twitter

Mental health podcast "Mentally Yours" explores the topic of looking after your mental health online buff.ly/2xXYYwG

About 6 months ago from Midspace's Twitter via Buffer

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