Both Portobello and Conan Doyle Surgeries are open from 8.30 am (doors open at 8.00 am) to 6.00pm Monday to Friday. We do hold extended hours clinics for pre-booked appointments with GPs and Nurses (see appointments information).
Living it Up (https://portal.livingitup.org.uk/) is an online self-management hub
which aims to empower people to improve their health and well-being. Although aimed
at the over 50’s, Living it Up is useful for those with long term health conditions,
care givers and anyone who wants to improve their health, well-being and quality
of life. By using familiar technology like computers, tablets and smart phones, users
of Living it Up are able to access innovative and trusted health, care and well-being
services, local information, volunteering opportunities and products which will enable
everyone to feel better connected in their communities and more in control of their
The service is currently active in five areas across Scotland: Forth Valley, Highland
and Argyll & Bute, Lothian, Moray, and the Western Isles, and aspires to extend its
reach to the whole of Scotland and beyond.
Parent and Carer Support and Information Session on Young People’s Emotional Wellbeing
and Mental Health issues.
This session has been planned with the support of The Junction and CAHMSand will
take place on Thursday 21st May, 6.30-8.30pm at The 86 Space, The Junction, 86 Junction
The evening will provide an opportunity for parents who wish more information or
are concerned about their teenager’s emotional wellbeing or mental health to meet
other parents and supportive professionals in a safe relaxed environment.
At this initial session parents’ views will also be sought to plan future support
and information sessions. Parents and carers of 11-18 year olds from across the city
are welcome to attend.