CAPS is an independent advocacy organisation for people who use or have used mental health services. We provide individual and collective advocacy in East Lothian and Midlothian. We also host several experience-led projects across Lothian.

Individual Advocacy

Find out more about Individual Advocacy in East Lothian and Midlothian.

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Collective Advocacy

Find out more about Collective Advocacy in East Lothian and Midlothian

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Lothian-wide Projects

Find out more about our Lothian-wide collective advocacy projects

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Friday 15 June 2018, Hope Church, 49 Bridge St, Musselburgh

Come along to our free event for people with their own experience of mental health issues, to celebrate collective advocacy with a variety of workshops and activities, song, poetry, discussion and much more!

Free lunch provided.  More details at this link: 

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Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP)

Scottish Recovery Network Quality Accredited Facilitator 2017

Our next WRAP course (a programme of self-exploration that can help you take control of your own mental health and recovery) will be held at LEARN, Argyle House, on Thursdays 5, 12 & 19 July 2018, with a catch-up session on Thu 30 Aug.

Find out more on the LEARN Courses page

Work with us CAPS are looking for people to join our Management Committee read more

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CAPS Independent Advocacy is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Scottish Charity number: SC021772

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