Supporting Children’s Wellbeing 0-5 years

Useful contacts and information are listed below. These will support you whilst our nursery remains closed. This information will be updated as necessary.

Social Care Direct – 0131 200 2324

Opening hours Monday-Thursday 8:30am-5pm

Friday 8:30am-3:55pm

socialcaredirect@edinburgh.gov.uk

Emergency Social work service – (out of hours) – 0800 731 6969

Police Scotland Edinburgh – 01786 289070

Emergency police – 999

Police text phone – 18000

Police 101

  • Domestic abuse helpline – 0808 802 3333
  • Children 1st – 0131 446 2300
  • NSPCC – 0808 800 5000
  • Samaritans – 116123 or jo@samaritans.org
  • Parent line Scotland – 08000282233 Home Link – voluntary agency offering advice or support for families – 0131 661 0890
  • Home Start – voluntary agency offering advice or support for families – 0131 564 1540
  • Cedar – voluntary agency offering advice or support for children affected by domestic abuse – 0131 315 8116/ 07850515283
  • Circle – voluntary agency offering advice or support for families – 0131 552 0305
  • CHAI- voluntary agency offering advice, housing support and employability support – 0131 442 1009