Support VOCAL

Carers have been calculated to be worth more than £10 billion to Scotland’s economy!

But carers also lose out more than most – on income, pensions, time to themselves, friends and social opportunities and having carer support services available when they are needed is vital.

There are many ways to give:

Donate to VOCAL

By donating to VOCAL or leaving money to VOCAL in your will you are helping to secure the continuation of carer support and counselling services. These services provide a lifeline to carers in greatest need.


Raise money for VOCAL carer support services through:

For fundraising enquiries, contact Francesca Greaves at or on 0131 622 6666.

Volunteer for VOCAL

By becoming a volunteer with VOCAL is a fantastic way to develop new skills and work as part of an enthusiastic and dedicated team who make a great contribution to the lives of carers in Edinburgh and Midlothian. Find out about becoming a VOCAL volunteer.

Support News

Give a VOCAL 100 Club gift subscription this Christmas

Looking for a novel gift idea? Give someone you love an annual gift subscription to the VOCAL 100 club – our monthly lottery that pays out half the money raised in prizes and 50% donated to VOCAL. Read more

VOCAL 100 club – October 2017 draw results

Join the VOCAL 100 club

Take part in the VOCAL 100 club – our monthly lottery which raises funds for carer support and pays out 50% of funds raised in prizes. Read more