re:discover supports people to make connections with people, activities and groups in their community.

Service Description

re:discover, is for anyone aged 16 and over who are feeling isolated and would like to improve their mental health and wellbeing. The service offers support for up to six months. People are supported by a trained volunteer who offers support to build confidence, meet new people and connect into local groups and activities.

This can include:

  • Exploring what is on the community and support to take part
  • Support to feel more comfortable getting out and about and
    using public transport
  • Support to meet other people
  • Support to feel more confident in social situations

You can self-refer or be referred by someone else. The referral form can be downloaded from the Health in Mind website.

Phone Number: 0131 202 6413 and ask to speak to Lisa Hodkinson

Service Categories


Intended Client Groups:

  • People Experiencing Mental Health Difficulties

Applicants for this service should also meet this condition:

Adults aged 16 or over, living in Midlothin, who are isolated due to mental ill health


Self Referral

This service accepts direct self referrals.

Contact Info. & Service Address

Old Visitors Centre
National Mining Museum of Scotland Midlothian
EH22 4QN

Office Hours

Tuesday to Thursday, 9am to 4pm.

Service Hours

-As arranged.-

Service Contact

Tel: 0131 202 6413

Facilities & Access

This service has the following facilities:

  • Public Parking
    On the street
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Information in community languages
  • Translation Service
  • It is possible to meet someone elsewhere if they are unable to access the building
  • Creche facilities are not available at this location.


Public Transport Information

Lothian bus 29 or 33

Lothian Buses Site for routes and timetables.

Provider's Name: Health in Mind

Type: Charity/Voluntary

Health in Mind has been promoting positive mental health and wellbeing in Scotland since 1982. Health in Mind do this by providing a wide range of services to support people and enable them to make a positive difference in their lives. Individuals can approach them directly, or be referred to our services by their GP or another healthcare professional.

Services run by this provider

Service Contact

Tel: 0131 202 6413

Office Hours

Tuesday to Thursday, 9am to 4pm.

Service Hours

As arranged.

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