Grapevine - Lothian Disability Information Service
c/o LCIL, Norton Park, 57 Albion Road
Public phone: 0131 4752370
Website URL: http://www.lothiancil.org.uk
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.
Monday: 10am - 4pm advice line
Tuesday: 10am - 4pm advice line
Wednesday: 10am - 4pm advice line
Thursday: 10am - 4pm advice line
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Parking for disabled drivers. Ramped access. Lift.
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