Supporting children & young people at home during school closures

Additional sources of helpful information

You can get more information and advice on our home learning and support for families coronavirus pages.

You can also get help and advice from

  • the Edinburgh Psychological Service for advice on home learning and wellbeing. Tel: 0131 469 2800 (Monday to Friday – 9am to 5pm), leave a message with your name, number and school and an Educational Psychologist will phone you back as soon as they can. Alternatively you can email us
  • Child and Adolescent Health Service - CAMHS
  • Child protection concerns – Social Care Direct 0131 200 2324
  • Support for all parents and carers - Parent Club
  • Care Experienced – CELCIS
  • Care Experienced Young People
  • Supports from voluntary and community groups - EVOC Directory
  • Children and Young People’s Occupational Therapy Parent and Carer Helpline Tel. 07866 848 453 (Monday to Friday 9am to 12pm)
  • Additional support needs

The City of Edinburgh Council Psychological Services have a Twitter page which you might want to follow for daily tips @CEC_EPS