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

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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

The Vision Project Book

The Vision Project Book

Nov 14, 2019

We've launched a collection of all the articles we have published for The Vision Project. Read it here.

The DHI Podcast Episode 2: Culture

The DHI Podcast Episode 2: Culture

Nov 04, 2019

In this second episode of the DHI podcast, Dom Chambers explores how the culture of DHI helps turn lives around.

Criminal justice and social exclusion: A place for social justice?

Criminal justice and social exclusion: A place for social justice?

Oct 31, 2019

Dr Ian Walmsley believes that we cannot imprison our way to a more equal society. Here, he lays out his alternatives for the Vision Project.