There are many services that can help with things that may not be part of day-to-day care. You can find lots of these other support services here. You will find information on everything from handyperson and shopping services to getting help with filling in forms. There are even services that can support you with looking after your pets if you're unable to, and much more.
12 Records in Other support filtered by Client group "blind or partially sighted".
Community Advice and Support Scheme (CASS)
Selby Street Community Centre, 15 Selby Street, London, E1 5BX
Telephone: 020 3538 4418
Description: CASS is a registered charity that provides home support services to people who are disabled, elderly, or in need because of mental health or long-term medical conditions.
The Macular Society, PO Box 1870, Andover, Hampshire, SP10 9AD
Telephone: 0300 3030 111 (freephone helpline) or 0845 241 2041
Description: The Macular Society is a specialist charity for people affected by central vision loss and macular conditions.
Out of hours - Social Services
Telephone: 020 8871 6000
Description: An emergency social work service is available outside of normal office hours and it can be contacted through the main council telephone number, 020 8871 6000, between 5pm and 9am and at all times over weekends and bank holidays.
Papworth Trust, Bernard Sunley Centre, Papworth Everard, Cambridge, CB23 3RG
Telephone: 0800 952 5000, or by text message (SMS) on 07860 021210
Description: Papworth Trust is a charity that supports disabled people and their carers with a range of services and advice.
RNIB - Technology Support Squad
Telephone: 0303 123 9999
Description: RNIB's Technology Support Squad is a free national service that can set up and help you use your technology, including everything from TVs, phones and audio labellers to Talking Book players and more.
Seamless Relocation Ltd, 14 Broughton Road, London, W13 8QW
Telephone: 020 8621 3553
Description: Seamless Relocation provides services to help older people and disabled people move home, including help with the physical and practical aspects of moving.
Share Community, 64 Altenburg Gardens, London, SW11 1JL
Telephone: 0207 924 2949
Description: Share provides accredited vocational training, day care, employability, and personal development programmes to disabled adults, including people with mental health needs, autism, learning, or physical disabilities.
South London Relief in Sickness Fund
Room 154 Wandsworth Town Hall, Wandsworth High Street, London, SW18 2PU
Telephone: 020 8871 6010
Description: This fund provides one-off grants of up to £300 (average grant £150) for people in need through sickness, disability or infirmity who live in Wandsworth.
Thomas Pocklington Trust
Pier House, 90 Strand on the Green, London, W4 3NN
Telephone: 020 8995 0880
Description: Thomas Pocklington Trust is a registered charity that provides housing, care and support for people with sight loss in the UK.
VoiceAbility IMCA service
Telephone: 0300 330 5499 (IMCA referrals only)
Description: Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy, or IMCA, is a statutory advocacy service for people who have been assessed as lacking the capacity to make a specific decision in their life.