Welcome to the westspace mental health and wellbeing information service

Please note that we are currently making updates to our website and some information may be out-of-date. Thank you for your patience and for bearing with us. We will let you know when all updates have been completed.

Westspace contains information about:

  • local services
  • factsheets and guides
  • self help materials
  • local news and events
  • monthly newsletter

Find Services

Search our directory of local mental health services to see what’s available in your area

    The aims of the Westspace are to:

    • Signpost people to appropriate mental health services in West Lothian
    • Enable people to make informed choices in their treatment and care
    • Inform people of factors influencing positive mental health and wellbeing
    • Enable people to access services and information which may be of benefit to them or someone they support

    The Advisory Group will take collective responsibility to:

    • Provide appropriate advice, information and support to help Westspace fulfil its aims
    • Make final decisions regarding content where this may be controversial
    • Monitor feedback, including complaints and make decisions / advise on changes where appropriate

    Latest news [ view all ]

    Article on Rising Levels of Depression

    A recent article in The Guardian “What is depression and why is it rising?” looks into the increase [...]

    Information Service for Carers of People with Learning Disabilities

    Carers of West Lothian are providing a new information, advice and support service for carers and pe[...]

    Survey on how Benefit Sanctions Affect People with Mental Health Problems

    The Scottish Association for Mental Health is doing a survey on how benefit sanctions affect people [...]

    Fact Sheets

    Use our fact sheets to look for information on all aspects of mental health in the West Lothian area search or browse below:

    Latest on twitter

    .@PasdaOfficial run a gardening group for families and carers of adults with autism. Thurs 21 June, 10am – 3.30pm, Craigie’s Farm, Queensferry, EH30 9AR westspace.org.uk/event/pasda-…

    About 4 days ago from WestSpace's Twitter via Hootsuite Inc.

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