As of March 2021 there are 21 Community Link Workers in Edinburgh’s Community Link Worker Network.
They cover 37 GP practices and are employed by 11 voluntary sector organisations: Carr Gomm, Caring In Craigmillar, Community Renewal, Cyrenians, Edinburgh & Lothians Greenspace Trust, Health All Round, LifeCare, Pilton Community Health Project, Penumbra, Space & Broomhouse Hub and The Health Agency.
To find out more about Community Link Workers watch this short film.
(When promoted to use the password CLW)
Follow the CLW Network on Twitter: @Edinburgh_CLW
The Community Link Worker Network is funded by Edinburgh Health & Social Care Partnership who contracts EVOC (Edinburgh Voluntary Organisations’ Council) to commission local Third Sector Organisations (TSOs) spread across Edinburgh’s 4 localities to host/employ up to a maximum of 3 CLWs per organisation.