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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37 Records in Blind and partially sighted.

  • 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.

  • Eye health - NHS Choices

    Description: NHS Choices provides comprehensive information and advice on eye health, including living with low vision and many of the most common conditions.

  • 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.

  • Listening Books

    12 Lant Street, London, SE1 1QH

    Telephone: 020 7407 9417

    Description: Listening Books provides an audio book library service across the UK.

  • Living Paintings

    Living Paintings, Unit 8 Kingsclere Park, Kingsclere, Newbury, Berkshire. , RG20 4SW

    Telephone: 01635 299 771

    Description: Living Paintings is a unique publishing house and library.

  • 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.

  • Moorfields Eye Hospital

    Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, 162 City Road, London, EC1V 2PD

    Telephone: 020 7566 2345 (Moorfields Direct helpline) or 020 7253 3411 (main office)

    Description: Moorfields is one of the world's leading eye hospitals, providing expertise in clinical care, research and teaching and education.

  • My Guide

    Hillfields Burghfield Common Reading Berkshire , RG7 3YG

    Telephone: 0118 983 5555

    Description: My Guide aims to support blind and partially sighted people to get out and about and to carry out various activities that they want to do.

  • National Deaf Services - Mental health

    South West London and St George's, Springfield University Hospital, 61 Glenburnie Road, London, SW17 7DJ

    Telephone: 020 3513 4646 (adult community team) or 020 3513 4642 (Bluebell Ward)

    Description: National Deaf Services provides a range of comprehensive mental health services for deaf adults, children and their families.