Penumbra is one of Scotland’s largest mental health charities. They support around 1600 adults and young people every week and employ 400 staff across Scotland.
Founded in 1985, Penumbra work to promote mental health and wellbeing for all, prevent mental ill health for people who are ‘at risk’, and to support people with mental health problems.
They provide a wide range of services which offer hope and practical steps towards recovery, and campaign to increase public knowledge about mental health and to influence national and local government policy.
Four core values inform their work:
Penumbra services include – Supported Living Services. Supported Accommodation Services, Crisis & short term support, Nova (social inclusion) Services, Self Directed Support (SDS), Respite & short breaks, Peer work, Homelessness Services, Alcohol Related Brain Damage, Self Harm Services.
Click on the link below to find out more about their services:
Tel: T0131 475 2380
Fax: 0131 475 2391
For more information on Penumbra services in your area please contact your local area office:
Aberdeen (North area) Tel: 01224 642 854
Edinburgh (East area) Tel: 0131 221 9607
Glasgow (West area) Tel: 0141 229 2580
Contact via Website: www.penumbra.org.uk-contact-us