Welcome!

We help newcomers to Edinburgh to feel at home and contribute to life in Scotland. Our friendly and skilled team of staff and volunteers offer support with learning English, local know-how, finding jobs, making friends, cultural activities, tackling climate change and lots more. Over 1100 people from 70 different nationalities join our classes and activities each year. Our Welcoming community is vibrant and inclusive and we believe in equality, diversity and respect. Explore our website to see what’s on and find out how you can get involved!