Get up and Go

What does it do?

Get up and Go is an activities and opportunities programme aimed at people aged 50 years and over and living in Edinburgh.

The Get up and Go programme provides details of activities thoughout the city
  • social occasions and events
  • educational opportunities
  • cultural, sport and leisure activities
The programme is available from:
  • You can request a copy be sent out to you by emailing
  • You can collect a printed copy from any Council office, Edinburgh Leisure ( sports centres, at your local library ( or medical centres
  • Find Get Up and Go activities on Your Edinburgh
  • Read the programme onlineat

Who it is for?

for people aged 50 years and over and living in Edinburgh

How to access or apply for it:

Waverley Court,
4 East Market Street,
Edinburgh, EH8 8BG
Tel: 0131 529 7844
Fax: 0131 529 6200


Info last updated:

Social Care Direct, Chesser House, 500 Gorgie Road, Edinburgh, 0131 200 2324, EH11 3YJ