Edinburgh Choices - VolunteerNet

Name VolunteerNet

VolunteerNet offers flexible support for unpaid carers. VolunteerNet online system enables unpaid carers to access support quickly and directly from registered volunteers when they need it.

You can get a few different types of support:

  • helping carers with practical tasks, for example, cutting grass, collecting prescription or giving a lift to the shop
  • spending time with the carer and cared for person, for example, going out on walks, to the shops, having a chat
  • the volunteer and the cared for person spend one - to - one time while carer have some time for themselves.

Support for People aged 18 - 64, People 65 or over, Carers
What to do next
Contact Social Care Direct on the number below to apply.
Provided by City of Edinburgh Council and Volunteer Centre Edinburgh
Phone 0131 200 2336
Area served City wide