WHAT’S ON

Explore our courses, groups and events

You can scroll through our list of courses, support groups and regular events for carers and young carers listed below.

Most of our listings are drop-ins and regular group meetings and don’t require to be pre-booked, but we also have some courses and events which require you to register through Eventbrite. If you need further information on any of our groups or events please contact us.

Keep an eye on our Latest News page too, for up to date announcements regarding new courses and events.

Regular Support Groups and Drop-ins

Carers Coffee Morning

A regular drop-in coffee morning for carers
Weekly
Every Wednesday

10am – 12noon
Sycamore House

Carers Walking Group

A regular group for carers, walking around Livingston Village, suitable for all abilities
Weekly
Every Wednesday
10.15 – 11am
Sycamore House

Disability Information Drop-in

Drop-in for information, advice and support
Weekly
Every Wednesday

1.30 – 3.30pm
Carmondean Library

Dementia Drop-in Support Group

Support group for carers looking after someone with dementia at home
Monthly – Friday
6th December
3rd January
7th February

10am – 12noon
Sycamore House

Mental Health Support Group

Support for carers of individuals with a mental health condition
Monthly – Monday
2nd December
6th January
3rd February

6 – 8pm
Sycamore House

Parent Carer Peer Support Group

Parent carer peer support
Monthly – Tuesday
10th December
14th January
11th February

9.30am – 12.15pm
Sycamore House

Bereavement Support Group

Bereavement support group for carers and former carers in West Lothian
Monthly – Friday
13th December
24th January
21st February

10am – 12noon
Sycamore House

Carers Evening Support Group

Meet monthly with other carers, share experiences and make new friends
Monthly – Wednesday
29th January
26th February
6.30 – 8.30pm
Sycamore House

Drop-ins by Appointment only

To contact CoWL for an appointment please call 01506 448000 or email office@carers-westlothian.com. Thank you.

Advice Shop Clinic - Sycamore House

Financial advice for carers
By appointment only – please contact CoWL to arrange
Wednesday
11th December

15th and 29th January
12th and 26th February
9.30 – 11.30am
Sycamore House

Disability Advice Shop Clinic - Carmondean

Financial advice for people with a disability
By appointment only – please contact CoWL to arrange
Wednesday
11th December
15th and 29th January
12th and 26th February
1.30 – 3.30pm
Carmondean Library

Carer Massage

20 minute carer massage
By appointment only – please contact CoWL for an appointment
Wednesday
11th December
8th January
12th February

10am – 12noon
Sycamore House

Power of Attorney Clinic

For carers and people with a disability
By appointment only – please contact CoWL for an appointment
Tuesday
17th December
21st January
18th February

9.30am – 4.30pm
Sycamore House

Young Carers Groups by Referral only

Seniors Group

Young Carers Senior Group
Attendance by referral only
Weekly – Every Tuesday
6.30pm – 8pm
Sycamore House

Juniors Group

Young Carers Junior Group
Attendance by referral only
Weekly – Every Thursday
6.30pm – 8pm
Sycamore House

16+ Group

Young Carers 16+ Group
Attendance by referral only
Last Friday of the month
4pm – 6pm
Sycamore House

Courses, Workshops and Events on Eventbrite

All events below are listed in our Eventbrite pages. Clicking the Event will allow you to register for a place. Please note that places on our courses and workshops can be limited. If you have any issues with registering for an Eventbrite listing please contact CoWL on 01506 448000 or email office@carers-westlothian.com. Thank you.

You can go directly to our full listings on Eventbrite using this link – CoWL Eventbrite

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FIND US

Carers of West Lothian
Sycamore House
Quarrywood Court
Livingston, West Lothian
EH54 6AX

(See Google map on Home or Contact page)

CONTACT US

Telephone: 01506 448000
Email: office@carers-westlothian.com

Registered Scottish Charity No. SC019628

Company Limited by Guarantee Company Number SC226434

EXTERNAL QUICK LINKS

St John’s Hospital - 01506 523000
NHS 24 - 111 / Web - NHS UK
Samaritans - 116 123 (Free from landlines and mobiles) / Web - Samaritans
Breathing Space – breathingspace.scot
Childline - 0800 1111 / Web - Childline.org

HELP OUT OF HOURS

West Lothian Council Social Work Services - website WLC Social Work
Out of Hours Emergency Service 01506 281028 / 281029
West Lothian Council main number 01506 280000
West Lothian Council Social Work Services 01506 282252

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