Braeside House

81 Liberton Brae
Edinburgh EH16 6LE
Tel: 0131 270 3020



Jenny's Well

196 Hawkhead Road
Paisley PA2 7BS

Tel: 0141 370 7950



Braeside House and Jenny's Well are part of the national charity Royal Blind, charity number SC017167.


Care for Older People Blog

Read our blog to find out more about Braeside House and developments at Jenny's Well.

Messing about on the canal

The barge with Braeside residents on deck

With summer (supposedly) upon us, the Braeside House residents have been making the most of the scant Edinburgh sunshine on regular cruises along the Union canal.

Posted: 16/07/2015 | Care for Older People


A four legged visitor is welcomed at Braeside

A four legged visitor is welcomed at Braeside

A new four legged friend was warmly welcomed to Braeside House recently.

Posted: 25/05/2015 | Care for Older People


It’s all go at Braeside House

Barrie Simcock at Braeside House bowling activity

It’s good to keep body and mind active and to that end Barrie Simcock and Elaine Keay are responsible for a continuous timetable of activities and events that help to keep everyone at Braeside House engaged and entertained.

Posted: 27/04/2015 | Care for Older People


Braeside House Inspection Report

Braeside House resident with relative

We are delighted that Braeside House has received an excellent report from the Care Inspectorate.

Posted: 19/12/2014 | Care for Older People


Allsorts at Braeside House!

The Allsorts, singing at Braeside House

With their liquorice-allsort themed scarves, this troupe of female singers don't just sing sweetly, they dress the part too.

Posted: 09/12/2014 | Care for Older People


Scotland Office Minister Visits Braeside House

Scotland Office Minister Visits Braeside House

David Mundell MP, Scotland Office Minister, visited Braeside House on Wednesday 9 July 2014 to participate in a current affairs debate with residents.

Many residents were keen to learn about the work of the Scotland Office, who represent the devolved powers of Scotland in Westminster, and discuss the forthcoming referendum.

Posted: 15/07/2014 | Care for Older People


Service Spotlight: Braeside House

Two ladies from Braeside House chatting on a sofa

Royal Blind is committed to providing education, care and employment for blind and visually impaired people throughout their lifetime. Braeside House is our service which provides care for older people.

Posted: 26/02/2014 | Care for Older People


Elderflowers Visit Braeside House

Elderflowers Visit Braeside House

Residents at Braeside House are being entertained on a fortnightly basis by two jolly characters this autumn – Blossom Elderflower and Honeybunch. Wearing red noses and brightly coloured clothes, Blossom and Honeybunch use a combination of improvisation, puppetry, music and plenty of humour.

But they are not only there to make the residents laugh.

Posted: 26/11/2013 | Care for Older People