Oor Mad History

Oor Mad History is a community history and arts as an advocacy project.

Service Description

The project’s aim is to reclaim and promote the history of activism and collective advocacy by people with mental health difficulties.

Throughout 2019, CAPS will be running monthly sessions for people with lived experience of mental health difficulties to get involved with Oor Mad History.

For more information about the project, please email Anne on anne@capsadvocacy.org


Service Categories


Intended Client Groups:

  • People Experiencing Mental Health Difficulties


Self Referral

This service accepts direct self referrals.

Service Contact

Tel: 0131 273 5116
Email: anne@capsadvocacy.org.uk

Provider's Name: CAPS Independent Advocacy

Type: Charity/Voluntary

CAPS provides collective and individual advocacy and also hosts several experience-led projects across Lothian. They work to enable people who use mental health services to set their own agenda; to find a stronger voice; to get their point across and influence decisions which affect them.

Services run by this provider

Service Contact

Tel: 0131 273 5116
Email: anne@capsadvocacy.org.uk

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