Community Groups in Edinburgh

Give something back to where you live by becoming involved with a local group, help your local neighbrourhood become a better place, and make a real difference.


Bellfield 16B Bellfield Street, Portobello EH15 2BP

Bellfield is a wonderful resource in the heart of historic Portobello with a number of spaces available to hire for community and commercial use.


Britannia XIV Medieval combat and crafts group at Craigmillar Castle

Craigmillar Castle Park Old Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh South EH16 4TB

This is Britannia XIV Craigmillar Castle! We re-enact life in Scotland in the 14th century, which involves authentic crafts and combat.


Canongate Youth

South Bridge Resource Centre 6 Infirmary Street , Edinburgh Old Town EH1 1LT

Canongate Youth Project successfully provides support, recreation and training opportunities for 5-25 year olds.


Edinburgh Birth and Baby

11 Joppa Terrace, Portobello EH15 2HY

Whilst we are a predominantly online community we hold regular in person events for both pregnancy and post birth in different areas of Edinburgh.


MADE in East Lothian

The Community Arts Hub 21a Hardgate, Dunbar Road , Haddington EH41 3JW

MADE in East Lothian is a community interest company (CIC) which supports artists, makers and the wider creative community in East Lothian.


Portobello Town Hall

147-149 Portobello High Street, Portobello EH15 1AF

Opened in 1914, this historic building could provide the perfect setting for your event.


Remode Collective

Out of the Blue Drill Hall Studio G50, 36 Dalmeny Street, Leith EH6 8RG

A new and exiting Social Enterprise project with a passion for eco and sustainable fashion.


The Edinburgh Remakery

Ground floor, Ocean Terminal 98/28, 30 Ocean Drive, Leith EH6 6JJ

The Edinburgh Remakery is a social enterprise, community repair hub and second-hand shop based at Ocean Terminal in Leith.


Tribe Porty

19 Windsor Place, Portobello EH15 2AJ

Tribe Porty is a place to make good things happen – a connectivity hub which promotes a healthy and happy community.


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Community Groups in East Renfrewshire

Here's a selection of Community Groups you can find over on our sister site, What's On East Renfrewshire:

Giffnock Community Council

Rhuallan House Montgomery Drive, Giffnock G46 6PY

Find out here how to get involved in Giffnock Community Council.Giffnock Community Council meets in Rhuallan House on the second Tuesday of each month...


Thornliebank Community Council

Thorntree Hall Main Street, Thornliebank G46 7SF

Find out here how to get involved in Thornliebank Community Council.Thornliebank Community Council meets in Thorntree Hall on the first Tuesday of each...


Clarkston Community Council

Clarkston Hall Clarkston Road, Clarkston G76 8NE

Find out here how to get involved in Clarkston Community Council.Clarkston Community Council meets in Clarkston Hall on the first Monday of each month...


Community Groups in Fife

Here's a selection of Community Groups you can find over on our sister site, What's On Fife:

Greener Kirkcaldy

8 East Fergus Place, Kirkcaldy KY1 1XT

Greener Kirkcaldy is a community-led charity and development trust working on a local scale to benefit people and our environment in Kirkcaldy.


The Ecology Centre

The Ecology Centre Kinghorn Loch, Kinghorn KY3 9YG

We enable young people, families and adults of all ages and abilities to experience, learn and benefit from the natural world in a safe and friendly environment


Fife Play Resource

Unit 27 - Southfield Estate Faraday Road, Glenrothes KY6 2RU

Fife Play Resource has been established as a toy/equipment lending service within Fife Council for over 10 years and is based within Education & Children’s Services.


Community Groups in Glasgow

Here's a selection of Community Groups you can find over on our sister site, What's On Glasgow:

The Annexe Healthy Living Centre

9a Stewartville Street, Glasgow West End G11 5PE

The Annexe Healthy Living Centre is here to help residents of Partick and Thornwood improve their health and well being in a friendly, fun place.



38 Queen Street, Glasgow City Centre G1 3DX

Rathbone TOPs Programme (Training Opportunities for Young Parents) provides support for young parents or parents-to-be-aged 16-24. The Big Lottery funded...


Bearsden and Milngavie U3A

St Andrew's Church , Bearsden G61 2SN

If you are retired or semi-retired, and would like to meet people of a similar age for a variety of fun and interesting activities Bearsden and Milngavie u3a would like to hear from you!


Community Groups in Lanarkshire

Here's a selection of Community Groups you can find over on our sister site, What's On Lanarkshire:

Parent Action For Safe Play

2a Scarhill Street, Coatbridge ML5 5BB

Parent Action for Safe Play (PASP) is a small local organisation which has worked hard over the last 15 years to develop and improve play, youth and sport services for local children and young people.


LEAP Hands on Project Stonehouse Ladies Friendship Group

Linthaugh Gardens Sheltered Housing Newfield Road, Stonehouse ML9 3HH

LEAP Hands on Project are a Lanarkshire-based charity offering befriending, friendship groups and handyperson services to people over 50. Our Stonehouse...


A Stage For U

Jim Foley Community Centre Shieldmuir Street, Wishaw ML2 7TJ

A Stage For U is a community run group based in Netherton Community Centre, Wishaw for individuals and families who are living with mental ill health.


Community Groups in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Here's a selection of Community Groups you can find over on our sister site, What's On Renfrewshire:

Renfrewshire Carers Centre

25 St James House St James Street, Paisley PA3 2HQ

Renfrewshire Carers Centre provides information, advice and support to unpaid carers throughout Renfrewshire.


Writing Lives

St Matthew's Church Gordon Street, Paisley PA1 1XL

Writing Lives is a writing group for those in recovery from addiction and mental health issues. Everyone has a story to tell and Writing Lives provides...


Renfrew Development Trust

Room 1, Anderson Business Centre Anderson Drive, Renfrew PA4 8PL

Renfrew Development Trust is a community led organisation set up to make Renfrew a better place to live, work and visit.


Community Groups in Stirling and Falkirk

Here's a selection of Community Groups you can find over on our sister site, What's On Stirling:

Transition Stirling

5 Wellgreen Lane, Stirling FK8 2BS

Transition Stirling is a community group for people who want to work on positive solutions to the problems the Stirling area will face in the future due to rising oil prices and climate change.


Stirling Active Travel Hub

Stirling Train Station Goosecroft Road , Stirling FK8 1PF

Stirling Active Travel Hub aims to encourage and support people to help them get out and about on their bikes and on foot.


The Write Angle

c/o GOSSIP Base Studio 1a, Cowane Centre, Stirling FK8 1JP

The Write Angle is a grassroots community arts collective that organises creative writing, spoken word, art, photography and music related events.


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