We work with disadvantaged people and those who need a bit of extra help to be able to live independently

We help over 6000 people each year across the West of England

Find out more

You can help us turn more lives around

Find out more

Get Help

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


Help Us

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.

Become a volunteer

You can also support DHI by fundraising
 and donating directly.


Latest News

Emily's Story

Emily's Story

Aug 08, 2019

Emily's story shows how DHI's young people's services deal with much more than just drugs or alcohol.

Anna's Story

Anna's Story

Aug 02, 2019

Poor quality housing can cause mental and/or physical ill health, but Reach are on hand to help people like Anna in that situation.

Where have all the activists gone?

Where have all the activists gone?

Jul 28, 2019

Is harm reduction going backwards in the UK, and if so what can we do about it? Nick Wilson explores these ideas for The Vision Project.