Useful Links

Useful web addresses and tel numbers


Covid 19 information and support

NHS inform

NHS 24 tel: 111

Scottish Government Health Advice

West Lothian Voluntary Sector Gateway Community Directory

West Lothian Council Information and Updates

Shielded or Vulnerable Members of the Public
Apply for support during isolation

Welfare Fund online form


Useful Advice/Support details

If you live in Fauldhouse contact:
Fauldhouse and Breich Valley Community Development Trust
Tel: 01501 773 699, message Facebook @fauldhousecdt or email: info@fauldhouse.org.uk

If you live in Addiewell and Loganlea contact:
Addiewell and Loganlea Community Group
Tel: 07575 612 440 or email: rosscolea@yahoo.co.uk

If you live in Longridge contact:
Longridge Community Association
Facebook: @LongridgeCA or email: longridgeca@outlook.com

If you live in Stoneyburn and Bents contact:
Stoneyburn and Bents Future Vision Trust
Facebook: @sbfvg, tel: 07399 231 814 or email: sbfvg1@gmail.com


Advice Shop Bathgate

Advice Service
tel: 01506 283 000

The Bridge

Financial wellbeing, counselling and bereavement support
tel: 01506 238 980

Carers of West Lothian

Information, advice and support for all unpaid carers and people with disabilities
tel: 01506 448 000

Citizens Advice Bureau West Lothian

Support and advice on a number of different topics
tel:  01506 432 977 or 431 061 (appts)

Dignity Boxes

Donation boxes in the form of toiletries in a variety of communities, small business and larger companies

The Food Train

Providing vital services to those who are no longer able to manage independently, through age, ill health, frailty or disability
tel: 01506 413 013

Home Aid West Lothian

Recycle used furniture and to support members of the West Lothian community who face social and economic exclusion
tel: 01506 652230

Home Start West Lothian

Offers support, friendship and practical help to parents with young children, in communities throughout West Lothian
tel: 01506 415 755

Living Wage Foundation

Recognises and celebrates the leadership shown by Living Wage employers across the UK
tel: 02070 439 882

Men Matters, Ace Awareness and mental health support

To raise awareness of ACEs and to raise money for more councillors
tel: 07938 159 593

Neil’s Hugs Foundation

Help, understand and give support to families and friends affected by suicide
tel: 07446717501

Pennies Pantry

A network of community food clubs which offer dignity and choice in exchange for a small financial contribution
Mondays 11am to 1pm, Thursdays 10am to 12 noon at Fauldhouse Partnership Centre

West Lothian Financial Inclusion Network

Aims to ensure that all West Lothian residents are aware of their financial choices and promotes access to financial advice, financial products and other services, particularly for the most excluded social groups
tel: 01501 771 775

West Lothian Foodbank

Provide three days’ nutritionally balanced emergency food and support to local people who are referred to us in crisis. Part of a nationwide network of foodbanks working to combat poverty and hunger across the UK
tel: 01501 229 307

West Lothian Fresh Sunday Dinner Boxes

To help as many families/Individuals as possible who are struggling financially whilst bringing families and friends together for a Sunday Dinner
#Sundaydinnerlady


Useful Contacts

Police Scotland
tel: 999 in an emergency
tel: 101 to report a crime

Whitburn Police Station
tel: 01501 740 222

Safety advice from the Scottish Fire & Rescue
tel: 0800 169 0320

Fauldhouse Doctor’s Surgeries

  • Lanrigg Medical Practice
    tel: 01501 773 045

  • Barclay Medical Practice
    tel: 01501 773 020

Fauldhouse Health Centre Line:
tel: 01501 773 046

Dentist
tel: 01501 773 032


Scottish Government

The Scottish Government
tel: 03002 444 000


Local Government

West Lothian Council
tel: 01506 280 000

Fauldhouse Partnership Centre
tel: 01501 773 000


Development Trusts

The Development Trusts Association Scotland
tel: 01312 202 456

Kirknewton Community Development Trust
tel:  01506 883 988

Linlithgow Community Development Trust

Whitburn and District Community Development Trust
tel: 01501 748 708

West Calder and Harburn Community Development Trust
tel: 01506 872 931

WAT IF (Woolfords, Auchengray and Tarbrax Improvement Foundation)
tel: 01501 785 194


Social Enterprise

West Lothian Social Enterprise Network (WLSEN)
tel: 01501 773 659

Social Enterprise Scotland
tel: 01312 432 650

Kidzeco
tel: 01506 815 534/01506 238 283


Councillors Fauldhouse and the Breich Valley

Councillor Pauline Clark
tel: 01506 281 741/01506 281 763

Councillor David Dodds
tel: 01506 281759

Councillor Cathy Muldoon
tel: 01506 281759


Funders

Big Lottery Fund
tel: 03001 237 110

Voluntary Action Fund
tel: 01413 537 318

Levenseat Trust
tel: 01501 772 813

West Lothian Development Trust
tel:  01506 281 085


Credit Unions

West Lothian Credit Union
tel: 01506 436 666

Blackburn, Seafield and District Credit Union
tel: 01506 650 198


IT

Central Belt IT Services (CBITS)
tel: 07940 848 265


Third Sector

Cycling Without Age

Voluntary Sector Gateway West Lothian
tel: 01506 650 111


Coming up

Aug
2
Mon
2021
10:00 am Neil’s Hugs Foundation @ The Hub, Benhar Community Room
Neil’s Hugs Foundation @ The Hub, Benhar Community Room
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Neil's Hugs Foundation @ The Hub, Benhar Community Room
Support group who have lost someone to suicide. No appointments, just turn up, kettle will be on! £2 donation for refreshments. The Hub are asking all individuals in the groups to continue to donate, if[...]
1:00 pm Fauldhouse Art Group @ The Hub, Behar Community Room
Fauldhouse Art Group @ The Hub, Behar Community Room
Aug 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Fauldhouse Art Group @ The Hub, Behar Community Room
We are asking all individuals in the groups to continue to donate, if they are able, £2 per person which helps go toward room costs, tea/coffee and biscuits. We also ask you please bring your[...]
Aug
3
Tue
2021
2:00 pm OPAL Kitchen @ Zoom
OPAL Kitchen @ Zoom
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
OPAL Kitchen @ Zoom
OPAL Kitchen is a chance to get together, learn something new to cook and have some fun along the way. Some of the recipes we’ll be trying this summer include BBQ favourites, vegetarian and vegan[...]
2:00 pm OPAL Voices @ Zoom
OPAL Voices @ Zoom
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
OPAL Voices @ Zoom
Our OPAL Voices group sing songs from favourite musicals as well as from iconic singers and bands. Sing the blues away!.
Aug
4
Wed
2021
10:00 am Sewing with Sandra @ Benhar Community Room, The Hub
Sewing with Sandra @ Benhar Community Room, The Hub
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sewing with Sandra @ Benhar Community Room, The Hub
We are asking all individuals in the groups to continue to donate, if they are able, £2 per person which helps go toward room costs, tea/coffee and biscuits. We also ask you please bring your[...]
10:30 am Eastfield Tots @ Eastfield Development Centre
Eastfield Tots @ Eastfield Development Centre
Aug 4 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Eastfield Tots @ Eastfield Development Centre
A new Parent baby/toddler group (Eastfield Tots) will be starting on Wednesdays, 10.30am until 12noon. The group will be set up with seating area for adults in twos, a baby area, toddler activity area and[...]
1:00 pm Take a Break Craft Group @ Behar Community Room, The Hub
Take a Break Craft Group @ Behar Community Room, The Hub
Aug 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Take a Break Craft Group @ Behar Community Room, The Hub
We are asking all individuals in the groups to continue to donate, if they are able, £2 per person which helps go toward room costs, tea/coffee and biscuits. We also ask you please bring your[...]
2:00 pm Zoom Room @ Zoom
Zoom Room @ Zoom
Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Zoom Room @ Zoom
A fun way to spend an hour with quizzes, games, entertainment, seated exercise and chat. Summer highlights include armchair travel to Hawaii, a seated ceilidh, a sing-along ‘name that tune’ with Sandy, and some laughter[...]
7:00 pm Yoga taster session @ Eastfield Development Centre
Yoga taster session @ Eastfield Development Centre
Aug 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Yoga taster session @ Eastfield Development Centre
Aug
5
Thu
2021
1:00 pm Stronger Together Group @ Benhar Community Room, The Hub
Stronger Together Group @ Benhar Community Room, The Hub
Aug 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Stronger Together Group @ Benhar Community Room, The Hub
We are asking all individuals in the groups to continue to donate, if they are able, £2 per person which helps go toward room costs, tea/coffee and biscuits. We also ask you please bring your[...]
2:00 pm Musical Memories @ Zoom
Musical Memories @ Zoom
Aug 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Musical Memories @ Zoom
This dementia friendly group enjoys music and film from the good old days. In addition, the fabulous Gary Copland will be entertaining us. We’ll also have a special performance to mark the anniversary of the[...]
Aug
6
Fri
2021
12:00 pm Eastfield Community Larder @ Eastfield Development Centre
Eastfield Community Larder @ Eastfield Development Centre
Aug 6 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Eastfield Community Larder @ Eastfield Development Centre
On Fridays EDC will be open for The Community Food Larder from 12-2pm. If you need help with food then please get in touch. (Please note that a membership scheme will be running from February[...]

Get In Touch

  Address: The Hub, 10 Main Street, Fauldhouse, EH47 9HX

  Phone: 01501 773 699

  Web: www.fauldhouse.org.uk