With YOU – Older People’s Services
with YOU provide various services for older people across Edinburgh.
There is visiting support and day opportunities to support you to live the way you want, for as long as possible. With YOU also delivers innovative solutions to enable the personal development of older people in care homes.
The St Leonard’s Service offers older people a 24-hour support service with housing. It also provides outreach support in the local community. Most of the people supported have dementia, mental health issues or a physical or learning disability. The service is designed to cater to your individual needs with a tailored package of support.
The Pleasance Day Centre is for older people with mental health issues, learning disabilities, dementia, and/or mobility problems. It has an office, group work area, dining area and a small room for confidential meetings.
One-to-one support and group work are available to support you to maintain your life skills and wellbeing.
St Leonard’s Service
Wilma Lowrie (Service Manager)
Phone: 0131 201 2943
Pleasance Day Service
Ellen Graham (Senior Support Worker)
Phone: 0131 201 2945
Intended Client Groups:
- Drug and Alcohol Users
- Older People
- People Experiencing Mental Health Difficulties
- People with Dementia
This service is available to residents of all parts of Edinburgh
Applicants for this service should also meet this condition:
For St Leonards service a Health & Social Care assessment required to access this service, as Health & Social Care funding is required.
The Plesance Day Centre is open to those living in South East or South West Edinburgh
This service is available by appointment only.
-Wednesday - Friday 9:15am - 4:15pm Times include transport to and from service users accommodation-
Facilities & Access
This service has the following facilities:
- Wheelchair Access
- Transport made available to and from service users accommodation
- Creche facilities are not available at this location.
Public Transport Information
Transport made available to and from service users accommodation