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 (0131 475 2370), email or by letter. Face-to-face interviews (Suspended during coronavirus pandemic, please check website for up to date information) arranged by appointment only. Opening hours Monday to Friday 10am-4pm
Monday: 10am - 4pm
Tuesday: 10am - 4pm
Wednesday: 10am - 4pm
Thursday: 10am - 4pm
Friday: 10am - 4pm
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: 4 part time members of staff.
Public transport: LRT buses 1, 35.
Record last checked: 23 November 2020