Who is this for?
- Anyone who provides unpaid help and support to a family member, child, partner, relative or friend, who could not manage without that support.
Who provides this?
- Voice of Carers Across the Lothians (VOCAL) Midlothian
VOCAL’s counselling service supports unpaid carers who require emotional support linked to their caring role.
VOCAL offers a confidential and non-judgemental space where you can talk to a counsellor who will try to understand things from your point of view. Talking to someone outside of the situation can be extremely helpful. By listening and understanding, counsellors will work with you to empower and support you in your endeavours to find the best possible outcome.
VOCAL is a Counselling and Psychotherapy in Scotland (COSCA) recognised counselling service.
How do I access this?
- Self-referrals by phoning 0131 466 8082
- Referrals by third parties
Is there a waiting list?
People using this service will be asked what financial contribution if any, they are able to make towards the cost of counselling sessions.
- Public parking available
- Wheelchair access
Counselling office opening times
|Monday||9.00 am – 5.00 pm|
|Tuesday||9.00 am – 5.00 pm|
|Wednesday||9.00 am – 8.00 pm|
|Thursday||9.00 am – 5.00 pm|