The Power of Slavic Skirts Circle – Peer Connecting, Black and Minority Ethnic communities (Health in Mind)

Who is this for?

  • Polish women living in Midlothian, aged 18 years old and over

Who provides this?

  • Health in Mind


If you are experiencing:

  • cultural and/or language barriers
  • anxiety for family and friends
  • the need for communication
  • feelings of uncertainty and despair

Health in Mind provides individual and group support.

The Power of Slavic Skirts Circle is a new group for Polish women, who are interested in self-development, who want to share their experiences, support each other, discover themselves, dance, cook, become a better version of themselves.

A place free of judgment and criticism, but full of compassion, understanding, and mutual care.

Health in Mind’s peer support brings together people with shared experiences of particular mental health and wellbeing difficulties, isolation and loneliness, barriers in connecting with others and community, or similar personal interests and cultural background.

This service can be offered in English and Polish.

Date: Friday 27 January, Friday 24 February, Friday 24 March
Time: 5 pm – 6.30 pm
Location: Fisherrow Centre, South Street, Musselburgh, EH21 6AT

How do I access this?

  • Self-referrals
  • Referrals by third parties

Is there a cost?


Is there a waiting list?


Location information

For more information and to book your place, please contact Health in Mind.

Opening times

Monday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Tuesday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Wednesday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Thursday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Friday9.00 am – 5.00 pm

Contact Details

Health in Mind
40 Shandwick Place, Edinburgh, EH2 4RT

Social media:


PL The Power of Slavic Skirts
(360.33 KB pdf)

EN The Power of Slavic Skirts
(360.55 KB pdf)

Types of support on offer:

Support from someone with similar experience
Support in person
Support with others

Type of services on offer:

Black and minority ethnic communities
Healthy living
Loneliness/isolated groups
Social groups

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