East Lothian Vocational Opportunities Scheme (ELVOS)
East Lothian Vocational Opportunities Service (ELVOS) is East Lothian Council’s free employment service. ELVOS helps people with physical, learning, sensory or mental health disabilities to find a range of employment opportunities.
ELVOS provides support and advice to both employees and employers, who are experiencing disability related difficulties to help retain people in their current job.
You can contact ELVOS directly, or ask a friend, relative or carer to contact ELVOS on your behalf. Other organisations or professionals may also make a referral, such as a social worker, occupational therapist or community psychiatric nurse.
Applicants for this service should also meet this condition:
People living in East Lothian who are aged 16-65, and who are affected by a disability or long term condition including mental health difficulties.
This service accepts direct self referrals.
Contact Info. & Service Address
9-11 Lodge Street
Monday to Thursday 8.30 am - 4.30 pm
Friday 8.30 am - 1.30 pm
-Phone to discuss needs and request information-
Tel: 0131 653 5316