We help those who are excluded from society, and those at risk, to turn their lives around

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We offer a range of services in Bath & North East Somerset, Bristol, Wiltshire, South Gloucestershire and Somerset.


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Volunteers add real value to DHI and whatever the role, you could help us to reach out to even more people in the community and their families. Without volunteers, our impact on social exclusion would not be as successful.

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Latest News

Carla volunteers with DHI’s treatment services team in Bath

Local charity seeks new volunteers

Jan 19, 2022

Looking to gain skills and experience in the health and social care sector? Leading South West charity Developing Health and Independence (DHI) is looking for new volunteers to support its treatment services in Midsomer Norton.

DHI Launches New Housing and Treatment Centre in Bath

DHI Launches New Housing and Treatment Centre in Bath

Dec 15, 2021

Leading South West charity Developing Health and Independence (DHI) has launched an innovative new centre in Bath for people to quickly and easily get advice around issues linked to housing, alcohol and drugs.

Marvin Rees, Mayor of Bristol, visits our Bristol peer service

Mayor of Bristol visits Bristol Peers

Nov 29, 2021

We were delighted to welcome Marvin Rees, Mayor of Bristol, to DHI’s Bristol peer service at Brunswick Court this month.