Welcome to the eastspace mental health and wellbeing information service

Please note that we are currently making updates to our website and some information may be out-of-date. Thank you for your patience and for bearing with us. We will let you know when all updates have been completed.

Eastspace contains information about:

  • local services
  • factsheets and guides
  • self help materials
  • local news and events
  • monthly newsletter

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Eastspace aims

The aims of the Eastspace are to:

  • Signpost people to appropriate mental health services in East Lothian
  • Enable people to make informed choices in their treatment and care
  • Inform people of factors influencing positive mental health and wellbeing
  • Enable people to access services and information which may be of benefit to them or someone they support

Guiding Principles

The Advisory Group will take collective responsibility to:

  • Provide appropriate advice, information and support to help Eastspace fulfil its aims
  • Make final decisions regarding content where this may be controversial
  • Monitor feedback, including complaints and make decisions / advise on changes where appropriate

Fact Sheets

Use our fact sheets to look for information on all aspects of mental health in the East Lothian area search or browse below:

Upcoming Events

  1. First Steps Towards Positive Mental Health and Wellbeing

    May 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Depression and Anxiety Support Group

    May 31 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. East Lothian Carers Group

    June 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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