Midlothian Community Hospital Garden

Midlothian Community Hospital Gardens offer the opportunity for people to to grow food, socialise and become more active. The Gardens are managed in partnership with NHS Lothian and the Cyrenians.  

The garden teams also run regular events, workshops and courses. At the Community Gardens, there is a focus on welcoming people experiencing mental or physical health problems, disadvantage, isolation or poverty.

The Community Gardens offers people a chance to:

  • grow and eat local food
  • learn and develop new skills
  • meet other people and socialise
  • learn about the environment
  • take part in fun team building activities
  • aid their recovery through therapeutic, hands-on green activities
  • keep fit and healthy and become more active
  • spend time in and enjoy a beautiful outdoor space.

Dates: Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays
Opening Times: 10.00 am – 4.00 pm
Location: 70 Eskbank Road, Bonnyrigg, Dalkeith, Midlothian EH22 3ND

How To Get In Touch

Wesite: www.cyrenians.scot/community-and-food/community-gardens/
Email: MCHGardens@cyrenians.scot
Phone Number: 07772 886746

Service Categories


Intended Client Groups:

  • People Experiencing Mental Health Difficulties


Self Referral

This service accepts direct self referrals.

Agency Referral


Contact Info. & Service Address

Midlothian Community Hospital
70 Eskbank Road
EH22 3ND

Office Hours

Monday, Tuesday and Thursdays 10.00 am - 4.00 pm

Provider's Name: NHS Lothian

Type: NHS Lothian

NHS Lothian provides a comprehensive range of primary, community-based and acute hospital services for the populations of Edinburgh, Midlothian, East Lothian and West Lothian.

Services run by this provider

Service Contact

Tel: 07772 886746
Email: MCHGardens@cyrenians.scot
Website: cyrenians.scot/community-and-food/community-gardens

Office Hours

Monday, Tuesday and Thursdays 10.00 am – 4.00 pm

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