The Yard is a purpose
built indoor and outdoor adventure playground in Edinburgh for children and young people with disabilities.
We provide care, support, fun and friendship in equal measure while promoting challenge and personal growth in an environment which values independence and celebrates the capabilities and achievements of each individual child.
Be Part of The Yard
What's onFull timetable
RED Road Safety TalkRED Driving School are giving a talk at The Yard on Sat 11 October at 7pm during the 18-25s club.The talk will cover safety as a pedestrian when using public transport and what drivers have to keep in mind to keep us safe on the roads.
We are open to families from Mon 13
to Sat 18 Oct and Mon 20 Oct. Daily from
10am to 4pm except on Thursday and
Monday when we will close early at 2.45pm
for clients and groups.
Regular open play sessions
Fridays 13.00 - 16.00 (term time only)
Every Friday fifteen minute one to one
parent feedback sessions are available
with a senior member of the Play Team
between 2.30 and 3.30pm.
Book at reception.
Saturdays 10.00 - 16.00 (year round)
New Board Members
We are currently recruiting for new board
members - click here
Parent Forum Meetings
The forum meets on the 1st Wed
of every month at 4.45pm. Next meeting
Wednesday 1 October.
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Free Complementary Therapy Service
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Events & noticesView all
Bonfire Night 5 November
Bonfire Night is on Wednesday 5 November from 6pm to 8pm at The Yard. All members welcome. We will have music from the wonderful Morningside Youth Pipe Band, soup, stovies and an enclosed fire. We will not have fireworks but you are welcome to bring your own sparklers. Entry by donation.
Knights and Princesses Party
Friday 24 October
To celebrate 21 years since HRH Princess Anne opened The Yard's building, we have invited It's in the bag to perform their Knights and Princesses show at The Yard. The show will start at 2pm and will be followed by a sword and crown making workshop in the art room and tea and cake. All members are welcome. Fancy dress optional.
22 Eyre Place Lane
Edinburgh EH3 5EH
We are open to families
with children with
disabilities on a
drop-in basis Friday
on Saturdays year
round. We are open
6 days 10am-4pm
in school holidays.
0131 476 4506
Get here by bus
The number 8, 27
and 36 stop nearby
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