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Home Link Family Support 

Home Link Family Support is an award winning charitable organisation supporting families with young children in Edinburgh and Midlothian.We have been effectively delivering family support since 1986. 

If you have children under 5 we can support you by visiting you at home.  Ask your Health visitor to refer you or call us 0131 661 0890

The services we offer are centred around an asset based model of support working with families in their own homes to ensure the best start in life for children.

We are currently recruiting volunteers to visit families at home more info

We provide the following services:

Family Volunteer Service 

Midlothian Systemic Family Counselling 

Antenatal Support Service

Midlothian Young Parents' Service

Early Years Family Practitioner

Early Years Family Support Service

Midlothian Family Opportunities Worker

Volunteer Family Support with trained volunteers, providing family-learning experiences 



Latest News & Events

Super Gran!

27.01.2020 - 14:19

A mother of 2 boys speaks about the experience of having a volunteer ’Super Gran’ to visit once a week:

“Any parent or carer will know that having a child definitely changes your life and...

Occupational Therapy within Home Link and the Third Sector

16.12.2019 - 14:46

As I approach the end of my time at Home Link and reflect on my experience, I realise the value of Occupational Therapy (OT) embedded within the third sector. 

For those of you who don’...