COVID-19 Support from EPS

Educational Psychology Service Information

The EPS has updated its blog with new resources. For information on;

  • stories about Coronavirus for children
  • stress in young people
  • guidance for parents/carers on bereavement in children, and many other useful resources, visit;

Please click here to view supports for teachers, parents, and children and young people who may be more vulnerable during this time of school closures and social isolation.

Supports for Parents/ Carers

There are various supports for parents and carers available from Children’s Services, the Educational Psychology Service and CAMHS during school closure and the summer holidays.

Children’s Services and the EPS run a telephone Listening Line for any child, young person, parent or carer every day between 10am and 4pm 0131 270 3834      


The EPS telephone helpline runs every Thursday from 10-12 on 0131 270 5615. 


CAMHS are operating a daily telephone consultation for parents of children on the waiting list between 9-11am 01968 671330