The Peer Collaborative is a network of support for Peer Workers in Edinburgh.  We provide opportunities for training, peer volunteering, development and career progression.

What we do

The Peer Collaborative provides learning and development events in Edinburgh. We also keep people up to date with Peer Support services in Edinburgh and developments in Peer Work through our monthly newsletter as well as through our Facebook and Twitter pages.

Read the most recent update here or any of the old newsletters here.

Upcoming events

When and where? Who is this for? Description and booking

Friday 29th March

10am – 3pm


Redhall Walled Garden

97 Lanark Rd

EH14 2LZ

Peer workers/volunteers

Potential peer workers/volunteers

Organisations interested in utilising the skills of peer worker/volunteers

As Peer Workers our role is to provide individuals with tools on how to manage their mental health and use our own lived experience for hope and inspiration, however how do we look after our own self care and wellbeing? This workshop aims to discuss the importance of Peer self-care both in and out of the workplace.

A light lunch will be provided.

You can book a place here.

Tuesdays 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th April


Augustine United Church, George IV Bridge



Peer workers/volunteers who would like to develop their peer work practice.

Session 1 – Recovery

Session 2 – Peer support relationships

Session 3 – Social exclusion, inequalities, stigma and trauma

Session 4 – Power, strengths and sharing your story

Session 5 – Confidentiality, communication and celebrations

Book on here