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Disabilities and Mental Health

If you have a disability, you may face specific issues relating to your mental health. Things like fear, stigma, and access to fewer resources and coping skills can act as barriers to accessing mental health care for people with disabilities.   

On this page, you can find, factsheets, tips and information, organisations and services in East Lothian that can help you understand more about how different disabilities can impact your mental health and how to cope. 

Let us know what resource works well for you. If you have any other suggestions for our self-help pages, please send them to eastspace@health-in-mind.org.uk.

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