Services: Our Collective Groups

We facilitate a range of advocacy groups for carers in Edinburgh.

Our current groups include:​

Carers Collective Advocacy Group

Group for relatives, partners and friends of those in care of the elderly or dementia wards at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital.

Meets: TBA
Venue: Room TBA, Royal Edinburgh Hospital
Contact: Ruth 0131 322 8480

Ferryfield House Carers Group

An opportunity to meet others who have relatives or friends in Ferryfield House.

Meets: TBA
Venue: Ferryfield House, 100 Pilton Drive, EH5 2HF
Contact: Ruth 0131 322 8480

Safety, Privacy and Dignity in Older Peoples services (SPD) Group

The SPD welcomes carers and staff supporting someone using older people’s services at the REH and other Continuing Care wards. It’s a confidential and informal meeting with the aim of improving opportunities to promote safety, privacy and dignity for those in older peoples’ wards and services and their relatives and carers.

Meets quarterly: next date TBA
Venue: Royal Edinburgh Hospital, Room TBA.
Contact: Ruth on 0131 322 8480 for more details.

For more information on any of our collective advocacy groups please call 0131 322 8480 or email


***Please note we no longer run the Eating Disorder Carer Group***