Blind and partially sighted

Blind and partially sighted

Blind and partially sighted people can find support in this area, including help from local charities like Thomas Pocklington Trust and services such as the Balham Resource Centre. Social services and local health services can also offer support. You can find places that offer information on eye health, equipment and advice about living with sight loss. Here you can even find audio-book and Braille libraries and charities that help people with rare eye problems, as well as national charities such as Action for Blind People.

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20 Records in Blind and partially sighted filtered by Key words "charities and voluntary".

  • Action for Blind People

    1st Floor 105 Judd Street, London,, WC1H 9NE

    Telephone: 0303 123 9999 (Helpline), 020 7391 2151 (London action team)

    Description: Action for Blind People offers free, impartial information, advice and support to blind and partially sighted people, their families, friends and carers.

  • BlindAid (London)

    Lantern House, 102 Bermondsey Street, London, SE1 3UB

    Telephone: 020 7403 6184

    Description: BlindAid is a charity providing support to blind and partially sighted people in Wandsworth and the other 11 inner London Boroughs.

  • British Blind Sport

    British Blind Sport, Pure Offices - Plato Close, Tachbrook Park, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV34 6WE

    Telephone: 01926 424247

    Description: British Blind Sport (BBS) is a registered charity that is a leading voice for blind and visually impaired people in the world of sport and leisure, both at home and internationally.

  • British Wireless for the Blind Fund (BWBF)

    10 Albion Place, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 5DZ

    Telephone: 01622 754757

    Description: This charity provides high quality, easy to use audio equipment which has been specially designed and adapted for people with sight loss.

  • Calibre Audio Library

    Postal Address: Calibre Audio Library, New Rd, Weston Turville, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP22 5XQ

    Telephone: 01296 432 339

    Description: Calibre Audio Library is a charity that provides a nationwide subscription-free service of audio books with over 8,500 titles available.

  • Deafblind UK

    National Centre for Deafblindness, John and Lucille van Geest Place, Cygnet Road, Hampton, Peterborough, PE7 8FD

    Telephone: 01733 358100 (Helpline)

    Description: Deafblind UK is a national charity offering specialist services and human support to deafblind people and those who have progressive sight and hearing loss acquired throughout their lives.

  • Guide Dogs for the Blind Association

    Hillfields, Burghfield Common, Reading, RG7 3YG

    Telephone: 0118 983 5555 for general enquiries or 0800 953 0113 for the supporter care inquiries

    Description: This organisation provides guide dogs and other services for blind and partially sighted people.

  • Infosound

    Postal address only: Infosound, PO Box 20, Brighton, BN2 7XX

    Telephone: 03000 111 555

    Description: Infosound is a registered charity that produces free information in audio for blind and partially-sighted people on topics that directly affect people living with sight loss.

  • Macular Society

    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.

  • National Talking Newspapers and Magazines

    RNIB, FAO: RNIB Newsagent Bakewell Road Peterborough Cambridgeshire, PE2 6XU

    Telephone: 0303 123 9999

    Description: National Talking Newspapers and Magazines is a registered charity which provides national and local newspapers and magazines on audio tape, computer disk, e-mail and CD-ROM.