Disabled Living Centre - Lothian
Astley Ainslie Hospital
Public phone: 0131 537 9190
Website URL: http://www.smart.scot.nhs.uk
Service offered: Advice, information and a permanent exhibition of a range of equipment for people with disabilities and their carers. People can visit and try out equipment, get advice from an occupational therapist and information on available equipment. Visits to the centre by appointment only. Short term loan of wheelchairs and static chairs.
Target group: People with disabilities, carers (professional and family, partners or friends).
Area served: Edinburgh, East, Mid and West Lothian, Fife and Borders and surrounding areas.
How to contact: Phone or contact by email for an appointment.
Tuesday: 8.30am - 4.30pm (Appointment Only)
Thursday: 8.30am - 4.30pm (Appointment Only)
Friday: 8.30am - 4.30pm (Appointment Only)
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Blue badge parking within 15m of ramped entrance. Loop system available.
Languages other than English: Access to interpreters with prior notice.
Year established: 1979
Staffing: Occupational Therapist available Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. No administration, please leave a message on the answering machine and we will contact as soon as possible.
Public transport: Buses 11,15, 16, 17, 23, 38, 41.
Record last checked: 14 June 2017