Links to various external organisations who may be able to provide advice and support on family related matters.
Help and advice on LGBT+ parenting rights.
Links to organisations who provide advice, support and a range of information for single parents.
Contact details for some for emergency and last minute childcare/nanny/babysitting providers. (Please note that these companies have been added for information only and are operated by indepenedent parties not under the control of, or endorsed by, the University).
NHS advice on being a parent with a disability.
The Scottish Government is developing a national parenting strategy, The Government wants Scotland to be the best place for children to grow up and value the importance of parenting, while also recognising that it can be difficult at times.
Local Opportunitiues for Older People (LOOPS) is a local joint initiative funded by City of Edinburgh Council’s Health and Social Care Dept. LOOPS can help if you are looking for activities and events for you if you are a carer or work with an older person/people in Edinburgh. Further inforamtion at: the following link: