Early Years Family Support Service

Who is it for?

Families in Edinburgh with children under 5, experiencing some form of difficulty.

What do we offer?

We offer support to families who may need a bit more guidance with regards to family routines, early learning, family relationships, play and emotional well-being. We can also help you to access local groups or put you in touch with other support services within your community.

What to expect?

Regular home visiting from a family support worker, for up to a year.
Support tailored to the family’s needs and personalised goals.  


For enquiries into this service please contact Lyndsey, Katerina or Esther, or to refer a family click here


Early Years Stay and Play Groups

We also offer two groups in the following areas:

  • Moredun – Wednesdays from 11-12.30pm at Goodtrees Neighbourhood Centre
  • Pilton – Mondays from 11-12.30pm at West Pilton Neighbourhood Centre. Starting 19th August 2019

Parents can drop in with their children under 5 for free play, arts and crafts, signing, stories and toys. Tea and coffee and children’s snacks provided.

No need to book and no cost to attend.