Networking Key Services Limited (NKS)
7 Gillespie Street
Public phone: 0131 221 1915 (main number) & 0131 659 7837 (other office and for NKS Nursery)
Website URL: http://www.nkshealth.co.uk
Service offered: Support for women and their families. NKS Nursery - full-time childcare at low community rates. After School/Homework Club for school going children. One-to-one support, advice and information on benefits, housing, immigration and racism etc. Befriending. Outreach work. Health education and promotion work. Training courses. Advocacy. Research and networking. Climate Challenge Initiative offering users the opportunity to garden and find out about recycling etc. Oral Health Project. Carers’ Project. Self Management of Long Term Health Conditions Project.
Target group: Women and their families.
Area served: City of Edinburgh.
How to contact: Phone (0131 221 1915 / 0131 659 7837), email or website.
Monday: 8.30 am to 5.30 pm (NKS Nursery)
Tuesday: 8.30 am to 5.30 pm (NKS Nursery)
Wednesday: 8.30 am to 5.30 pm (NKS Nursery)
Thursday: 8.30 am to 5.30 pm (NKS Nursery)
Friday: 8.30 am to 5.30 pm (NKS Nursery)
Office Hours: 9.00 am to 5.30 pm (Mondays to Fridays)
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Unfortunately the car park is permanently closed. We have access from Gillespie Street (no ramp though) through a pathway. We have ramp access to the main meeting room door and a removable wheelchair ramp to access the room. Home visiting service.
Languages other than English: Bengali, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu and access to interpreters.
Charity number: SC000697
Year established: 1987
Staffing: 20 staff, 15 volunteers.
Public transport: Lothian buses 10, 27.
Record last checked: 23 August 2021