MECOPP Carers Centre

Contact details

MECOPP Carers Centre
Maritime House, 8 Shore
Leith
Edinburgh
EH6 6QN

Public phone: 0131 467 2994

Email: info@mecopp.org.uk

Website URL: http://www.mecopp.org.uk

General information

Service offered: Services for carers from minority ethnic and other marginalized communities who are caring for adults aged 25+ in Edinburgh and the Lothians. Individual and group support. Casework and advocacy, advice and information. Carers' health and wellbeing service. Education and training, service and policy development , dementia support service for South Asian people with dementia, legal support for individuals experiencing difficulties in accessing self directed support, Gypsy/Traveller carers’ support project and a domiciliary care at home service.

Target group: Carers from minority ethnic and other marginalized communities who are caring for adults aged 25+.

Area served: Edinburgh, Midlothian, East Lothian and West Lothian, Mid and North Argyll and Perth and Kinross. Some services are available on a Scottish wide basis (check with organisation).

How to contact: Drop-in, phone, make an appointment or write.

Availability

Monday: 9.30am - 4.30pm

Tuesday: 9.30am - 4.30pm

Wednesday: 9.30am - 4.30pm

Thursday: 9.30am - 4.30pm

Friday: 9.30am - 4pm

Weekends:

Office Hours:

Accessibility

Wheelchair access: Yes - limited

Accessible toilets: No

Access notes: 

Other information

Languages other than English: Arabic, Bengali, Cantonese, Hindi, Nepali, Punjabi and Urdu.

Charity number: SC029700

Year established: 1999

Staffing: 17 office based staff.

Public transport: Buses 7, 10, 12, 14, 16, 22, 25, 35, 49.

Record last checked: 10 August 2017



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