Midlothian Volunteer Team of the Year 2015


Who we are & What we do

We are an award-winning home-visiting service in Edinburgh and Midlothian, providing families with support through the following:

Family Support Services in Edinburgh and Midlothian

We provide family support from staff and  fully trained volunteers to provide practical and emotional support for families with young children under 5. (read Julie's Story). 

We also run a unique therapeutic service for the whole family in their own home, for families with children aged 0-18

More about who we are



Latest News & Events

The power of a volunteer armed with a Bookbug!

18.10.2018 - 15:02

Have you ever met a Bookbug?  They are delightfully fluffy yellow creatures that love to help little children to use books.  Our volunteers often take a Bookbug with them when...

Let's pretend to be... the value of imaginative play

12.10.2018 - 11:37

By Katarina Vassakou, Family Support Worker


M.: This is Elvis, and this one over here is Tom Thomas.

K.: What does Elvis want to do? Is he doing...