Improving Lives Plymouth

Supporting people to improve their quality of life. We provide support to thousands of local people each year through information, advice and practical support.
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Information and Advice

Information and Advice provides a specialist disability service to support people with physical or sensory impairment, disability, long term health conditions and mental health issues.

Information and Advice also work with patients and carers at Mount Gould Hospital and provides an advice service to adults and children with Cystic Fibrosis at Derriford Hospital.

We have Mental Health Support Worker's who are able to meet with clients and support them in accessing the Advice Plymouth and Information and Advice services. There are Drop-In service's at Crossroads and the Endeavour Block in HMS Drake. We also work closely with the Memory Service at Mount Gould and with the local Alzheimers society and visit the Glenbourne Unit.

Some of the issues we can support with are:

  • Benefits
  • Housing
  • Consumer Issues
  • Employment
  • Social Care

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday - 9.00am – 5.00pm

We are closed on all Bank Holidays and the week between Christmas and New Year.

Address

Information and Advice
Ernest English House
Buckwell Street
Plymouth
Devon
PL1 2DA

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Phone

0344 411 1444

"DIAC has helped me in the process of getting PiP.  They gave me sound, sensible advice and I feel confident that I will be able to work through the process"

DIAC service user