MINORITY AND ETHNIC GROUPS

Victoria Practice

Website

Page from the University of East London providing direct links to translated mental as well as general health resources and information in a variety of languages

Mon - Fri

An inclusive organisation that empowers and supports Muslim and BME women to create an inclusive Scotland in which they can contribute fully including a helpline, befriending service and service for young women aged 16-25

Helpline 0808 801 0301

Unspecified

Providing facilities for cultural and arts and recreational activities for the Hindu community

Mon, Tues, Thurs

Supporting Central Eastern European communities in Edinburgh and Scotland with culturally sensitive psychological support, cultural awareness training and community development projects, such as Conversation Cafés and Mother and Toddler Group.

Unspecified

Set up at the end of 2005 by a group of Muslim women who found a lack of social activities for Women and their families in Edinburgh.

Unspecified

MINORITY ETHNIC HEALTH INCLUSION SERVICE (MEHIS)

Free, confidential, advice, information and support to black, minority ethnic and refugee communities. MEHIS have ethnic minority link workers who speak various languages and can help you to access primary health care services and perform an advocacy role regarding health services.  

Address
106 Niddrie Mains Road

EH16 4DT

Edinburgh

Tel: 0131 536 9544
Email: mehis@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk 

Mon - Sun

Award winning registered charity which provides pioneering faith and culturally sensitive services to Muslim youth in the UK

Call 0808 808 2008

Website

Health information in different languages and formats - including BSL, Easy Read and translations.

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Please see Polish Servcies page

Mon - Fri

Specialist mental health and well-being support organisation for black,  minority ethnic, asylum seeker, refugee and migrant women and girls (12+) in the Edinburgh and Glasgow area.

Mon - Fri

Set up in 1989 with the aim to provide support for women, children and young people in the Sikh community offering Life Coaching, Training and Employability, Advice and Counselling

Call 0131 553 4737

24/7

Free professional and confidential telephone counselling and email inquiry service, available 24 hour a day, 7 days a week

Call 0845 644 0704 or 07999 004 363