The Yard is a purpose built indoor and outdoor adventure playground for children and young people with disabilities.

The Yard is a safe environment where children and young people can experience play without feeling different. We run family, school and club sessions in the heart of Edinburgh.

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Free Complementary Therapy Service

Our new timetable is online. To book yourself a session email


During the October School Holidays we are open:

Mon 12 Oct 10am to 2.45pm
Tues 13 Oct to Fri 16 Oct 10am to 4pm *
Sat 17 Oct 12noon to 5pm
Mon 19 Oct 10am to 2.45pm
Tues 20 Oct 10am to 4pm *
*2-5s club on a Tues does not run during the school holidays 

Regular open play sessions

Fridays 13.00 - 16.00 (term time only)
Saturdays 12noon - 17.00 (year round) 

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Fife Update

We are holding a public meeting on Thursday 8 October at 12.30pm in the Glebe Park Neighbourhood Centre in Kirkcaldy. All welcome.

We are still looking for premises in the Kirkcaldy area to start our service so if you can help please email Paul or click here for more details.

Children aged between 2 and 5 years?

Then join us at our NEW drop-in club for children with disabilities and their siblings. Every Tuesday during term time from 12 noon to 2pm. 

Starts Tuesday 25 August 2015.

Click here for more details

How to find us

22 Eyre Place Lane
Edinburgh EH3 5EH

Email us

0131 476 4506 

Get here by bus
The number 8, 27
and 36 stop nearby

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detailed directions 

To find a session to suit you please click sessions

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