Support VOCAL

Join the Kiltwalk in Edinburgh on Sunday 17th September 2017 to raise vital funds for VOCAL and promote positive images of caring and support for carers. Registration is open, so register now!

Take in the wonderful sights that Edinburgh has to offer – from the majestic Edinburgh Castle to the views of the Firth of Forth at a pace that suits you.

Click here to find out more and register to take part!

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

Ben Nevis Trek 29 Sep 2017 – 1 Oct 2017

Take part in the Ben Nevis Trek 2017. Pull on your walking boots and fundraise for carers in this exciting weekend trek to the top of Britain’s highest mountain! Read more

Ride for VOCAL – Edinburgh Night Ride 2017

Ride through the night on Edinburgh’s most iconic cycling event, and help raise awareness and funds for carer support. Read more