Lothian Centre for Inclusive Living (LCiL)

Do you have Self-directed support funding?

Find out how and contact your council

  • Other Services


Independent Living Support - Providing you with information and one-to-one support to manage your own self-directed package.

Payroll and Financial Management Service - Wages processing and administration if you employ your own personal assistants (PAs). Enhanced support to help you budget and plan, make payments and manage paperwork.

Grapevine Disability Information - Free, confidential disability information and advice to people in Edinburgh, East Lothian or Midlothian.

Training Services - For individuals organisations, on topics such as Disability Equality and self-directed support. Skills training for disabled employers and PAs.

Living and Work Choices - Free courses to help you explore options for the future, and gain practical skills for independent living if you’re a disabled adult in the Lothians.

  • Dementia/Memory Loss
  • Hearing Impairment
  • Learning Disability/Difficulties
  • Long Term Conditions
  • Mental Health
  • Physical Impairment/Disability
  • Visual Impairment
  • Other Support Needs


  • Young People (aged 16-25)
  • Adults (aged 16-65)
  • Other Client Groups
  • Older People (aged 65+)


Parents of disabled children, Carers