Edinburgh OCD & BDD Support Group

86 Great Junction Street
United Kingdom
Meeting Times: 
7.00pm - 8.30pm
Monthly, first Friday of the month.
Who can attend: 

Who can attend:

  • People with OCD & BDD, or a related anxiety disorder
  • Members can bring along a family member, friend, carer, professional or partner
  • Those aged 15 or younger should be accompanied by an adult (18+)


Contact Details: 

Note: please do not send anything to, or attempt to make contact with, the venue. We hire this room on a monthly basis, and they take no responsibility for our group. Any correspondence should be directed to the email address given. 

Contact: John Main (Group Facilitator)

Telephone: 07808 157673

Facebook: Search for 'East of Scotland OCD Support Group'. This page is restricted access and provides those interested with more details. 

Email: edinburghocd16@gmail.com (general group inquiries)

Group Information: 

  • Please make contact with either the administrator or the facilitator before attending
  • In rare cases, 1 on 1 meetings (prior to group involvement) can be arranged
  • This group is a confidential 'safe space' which is independent of any charity
  • Our 'formal' meetings are complemented with a social event every so often, eg. coffee or a drink

Directions to the venue:

  • On the 10, 7 and 49 Lothian bus routes (head for Great Junction Street)
  • Parking is available in the surrounding area, no charge; however it might be busy
  • Within a 20-25 minute walk of the city centre, train station etc.
  • Bikes can be stored securely inside while we meet


  • We ask those who are able to, and work full-time, to contribute £2.00 to the cost of the meeting (money taken on the day);
  • We ask those who are able to, and work part-time, to contribute £1.00 to the cost of the meeting (money taken on the day);
  • Those who don't work, or do but they don't feel they can contribute, will never be expected to do so. 

Dates for 2018:

Friday 5th January

Friday 2nd February