Working with children and families affected by their parents’ drug and/or alcohol use in Edinburgh.

How can we help you and your family?

For children we can:
  • Meet your child and help them to talk about their worries
  • Help your child to access groups/activities
  • Support you to improve your child’s school attendance
  • Support you to attend children’s medical appointments
For parents we can:
  • Support you to manage your child’s behaviour
  • Support you to set routines e.g. bed time
  • Support you to access other services e.g. drug agencies, counselling, employment, education
  • Support you in meetings with professionals, social workers, housing officers
  • Help you to fill in forms and manage correspondence
  • We will also provide support to other members of your family who are involved in the children’s lives e.g. grandparents
What you can expect from us
  • All our staff are suitably qualified and trained to provide you with the best service possible
  • We aim to respond quickly to requests for help
  • We will talk with you about what kind of support you need and review it regularly with you
  • We will also work with you until you no longer need the service. We will always discuss endings with you
  • We will explain our confidentiality and information sharing policies with you


Our service is for children and families in Edinburgh. You can refer yourself or be referred by other agencies including social work, health and addiction services.


Opening Hours

Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm

Fri: 9am - 4pm


How to contact us:

Circle Harbour Project
18 West Pilton Park

Tel: 0131 552 0305

Fax: 0131 551 3976





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