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Nature Connections 2018

This entry was posted on Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018.

Do You Want To Connect With Nature? Nature Connection connects families with nature through Stories, Songs, Games, Nature Activities and Nature Education. What Is Nature Connections? Nature Connection promotes and develops positive health and well being, connecting families with nature to bring about: Awareness: nature awareness, people awareness, oneness with all. Belonging & Community: Truly knowing our place […]


Martin Wishart Dinner at Dr Bell’s

This entry was posted on Tuesday, May 1st, 2018.

A Huge Thanks to Martin Wishart And His Team Earlier this year, our then Chair of the Board at Dr Bell’s, Sarah Gunn organised a Fundraising Ceilidh.  Martin Wishart kindly donated a generous raffle prize of a Michelin Star evening’s dinner, for 10 lucky guests and they were served their winning Michelin Star meal last […]


Sing-a-long Sessions at Dr Bell’s

This entry was posted on Monday, April 23rd, 2018.

When Are The Interactive Music Sessions? Tuesdays 12:00 to 12:30pm From 27th March to 29th May Who Are The Sessions For? For families of young children living in Leith The sessions are suitable for Toddlers and parents What Happens at the Sessions? Our new student, Susan, will lead the group with live guitar and other instruments […]


Easter Fun Day 11th April 2018

This entry was posted on Monday, April 9th, 2018.

Do You Want To come To Our Easter Fun Day Event? In partnership with Home Start Leith, Dr Bell’s is hosting a free Easter Fun Day event. Who Is The Event For? The free event is for families from Leith, with young children What Happens At The Event? Join us for Singing, Games, Yoga and Arts […]


Book Bug

This entry was posted on Wednesday, April 4th, 2018.

New Book Bug Sessions We’re starting Book Bug Sessions at Dr Bell’s What Are Book Bug Sessions They’re fun-filled times of stories, songs and rhymes Who Are Book Bug Sessions For? Children up to 4 years old along with their parents/carers When Are The Book Bug Sessions? Held on the last Monday of each month […]


Easter Fun Day 10th April 2018

This entry was posted on Wednesday, April 4th, 2018.

Do You Want To come To Our Easter Fun Day Event? In partnership with Home Start Leith, Dr Bell’s is hosting a free Easter Fun Day event. Who Is The Event For? The free event is for families from Leith, with young children What Happens At The Event? There will be kids baking, some crafts […]


Puppet Show April 3rd 2018

This entry was posted on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018.

Would You Like to Come To A Free Puppet Show? The wonderful Lapin and Tania of Le Petit Monde are coming to Dr Bell’s Family Centre.   What’s The Puppet Show About? Lapin is Hungry centres around The Tastiest Carrot Competition and Lapin and his friends all want to get a bite of those tasty carrots. Le […]


Play Together Project

This entry was posted on Thursday, March 22nd, 2018.

What Is Play Together? Relaxed sessions where whole families have the chance to play and learn together Sessions will be a mix of arts and crafts, cooking, physical activity and community projects In partnership with Dr Bell’s, Edinburgh Community Food (ECF) and One Parent Families Scotland (OPFS)  We Want Your Ideas Come along on Friday 23rd March […]


3 to 6 Year Old Behaviour

This entry was posted on Tuesday, March 20th, 2018.

Can You Relate to Any of These Statements: My child hits and shouts a lot My child argues with me all the time It’s hard for my child to make friends Are You Stressed Out With Your Child’s Behaviour? Triple P Groups are here to help. When Is The Next Group? Tuesday 1st May (introductory […]


Vote For Dr Bell’s Leith Chooses

This entry was posted on Tuesday, March 13th, 2018.

What is Leith Chooses? The funds for Leith Chooses grants come from Scottish Government Community Choices money, awarded to Leith Links Community Council (£72,000) and from City of Edinburgh Council Community Grants Fund (£44,000). People in Leith get to vote on what projects should get this funding. Community grants are then allocated on the basis of how […]