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Learning disability support in Edinburgh

We provide tailored, individual packages of support for people with learning disabilities in their own accommodation. The support can be for a few hours a week up to 24 hours a day.

We also provide support for people with autism and mental health issues.

At a glance

  • Outreach support service
  • 24-hour staff support
  • Outcomes based support planning
  • Specialised female and male teams.


We have an experienced, qualified team who are committed to providing the very best support for people with learning disabilities.


We want everyone to reach their potential. And we know that each person's goals in life are different. That's why we provide a large range of support. This includes:

  • Support with personal care
  • Keeping safe and well
  • Support with medication and treatment
  • Looking after a home
  • Developing communication
  • Building relationships
  • Having an active social life
  • Support to expect more and work towards goals.


We ensure that each person remains in control of their support. Everyone we support is encouraged to change how the service and organisation works through influence and involvement.

Quality of service

We're registered with and inspected by The Care Inspectorate. We also continuously monitor, measure and evaluate the quality of our service. This allows staff and managers to improve and develop the experiences of the people we support.

How to find us

Peffer Service
1F2 3 Peffer Place
EH16 4BB

Get in touch

If you want to know more - or apply for tenancy or support for learning disabilities at Peffer - contact us on 0131 661 0326. You can also complete our online form to arrange a call back.

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