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"Choices" Befriending Project

Following on from the success of our Befriending Project, funded by a one year grant from Lothian Health Board in March 2003, we are delighted that we have been successful in securing a 3 year funding commitment from the Big Lottery Fund (formerly the Community Fund) to enable us to continue with and expand our Befriending Service meaning we can offer this service to even more clients than before.

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Our Befriending service supports people of all ages who have epilepsy, epilepsy and a learning disability or additional support needs who feel isolated and wish to get out more and use community resources.

Art Therapy is back at Enlighten

Art Therapy sessions at Enlighten will recommence from the end of July and we are pleased to welcome back Gail Jarvis as our Art Therapist. Gail will deliver one to one sessions on Mondays and Fridays in Enlighten offices.   Many thanks to The Nancie Massey Charitable Trust and The D'Oyly Carte Charitable Trust from whom we received funding for this Project.

Art Therapy gives you a space to explore your thoughts and feelings through creative work. 

Transition Clinic at Western General Hospital

Run in conjunction with epilepsy liasion nurses these clinics are for young people and their parents/carers.  The clinics are for teenagers moving from The Sick Children's Hospital to the Western General and cover issues about moving on in the young person's life.

Living with Epilepsy

Drivelan - leer másA group for any adult affected by epilepsy.  This group meets on an monthly basis for lunch in Enlighten offices and is a good way to meet others to share experiences, discuss any issues relating to epilepsy and enjoy a freindly chat.  The group often invites experts to the meeing to talk about and discuss a topic of interest.


Sleep Clinics (In Partnership with Sleep Scotland)

Advice for parents whose children experience chronic sleep disturbance.  Clinics take place either at Enlighten or in the family home. 

For more details on any of our groups and services then please contact Michael, Angela, Nicola or Karen in the support team on:

0131 226 5458

5 Coates Place, Edinburgh EH3 7AA      Tel : 0131 226 5458    Fax : 0131 220 2855
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