Grapevine - Lothian Disability Information Service

Contact details

Grapevine - Lothian Disability Information Service
c/o LCIL, Norton Park, 57 Albion Road
Edinburgh
EH7 5QY

Public phone: 0131 4752370

Email: grapevine@lothiancil.org.uk

Website URL: http://www.lothiancil.org.uk

General information

Service offered: Telephone helpline providing information and advice on a wide range of disability issues for disabled people and their supporters in Edinburgh. Subjects covered include travel, transport, aids and equipment, housing, access, welfare benefits, sources of funding, leisure, holidays, employment, health, education and training, personal care. Appointments can be arranged to help fill in Personal Independence Payment (PIP) and Attendance Allowance forms for those living in Edinburgh at our offices in Norton Park, 57 Albion Road, Edinburgh, EH7 5QY.

Target group: Disabled people, their families, friends and carers, organisations working with them.

Area served: City of Edinburgh

How to contact: Phone, email or by letter. Face-to-face interviews arranged by appointment only.

Availability

Monday: 10am - 4pm advice line

Tuesday: 10am - 4pm advice line

Wednesday: 10am - 4pm advice line

Thursday: 10am - 4pm advice line

Friday:

Weekends:

Office Hours:

Accessibility

Wheelchair access: Yes - full

Accessible toilets: Yes

Access notes: Parking for disabled drivers. Ramped access. Lift.

Other information

Languages other than English:

Charity number: 129392

Year established: 1991

Staffing: 1 full time member of staff + 2 part time staff

Public transport: LRT buses 1, 35.

Record last checked: 30 June 2017