You can learn at any age so don't be afraid to try. There are colleges that offer courses for everyone, in the day and evening, and other places to learn new skills and more. Some are informal places to learn, like cafes and libraries. Other places offer full courses. Local libraries can help you get started using a computer and offer the chance to learn new things, as well as a great range of books and activities.
13 Records in Learning filtered by Key words "charities and voluntary".
A Way Forward
100 Wandsworth High Street, London , SW18 4LA
Telephone: 020 8875 2846
Description: This is a Volunteer Support Programme from the charity Lifetimes that helps individuals with additional support needs find long and short-term volunteering opportunities.
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.
Graeae Theatre Company
Bradbury Studios, 138 Kingsland Road, London, E2 8DY
Telephone: 020 7613 6900
Description: Graeae is a theatre company that tours world-class, diverse, high impact theatre and aims to champion accessibility and provide a platform for new generations of Deaf and disabled talent.
IT Can Help
ITCanHelp, Acre House, 11/15 William Road, London, NW1 3ER
Telephone: Telephone (and textphone/minicom): 0800 269 545
Description: IT Can Help offers computer assistance to individuals with disabilities.
Lighthouse West London (THT)
111-117 Lancaster Road, Ladbroke Grove, London, W11 1QT
Telephone: 020 7313 2900 (Lighthouse), 0808 802 1221 (THT Direct helpline)
Description: This is a service for people diagnosed HIV+ and those affected by HIV, provided by Terrence Higgins Trust (THT).
26 Totterdown St, Tooting London, SW17 8TA
Telephone: 020 8944 0023
Description: Live Too provides a variety of services for people with learning disabilities, including training opportunities, independent living support, housing, outreach services and drama, dance and DJ workshops.
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.
Queen Elizabeth's Foundation for Disabled People
Leatherhead Court, Woodlands Road, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT22 0BN
Telephone: 01372 841100
Description: This foundation (QEF) is a charity that works to help people with physical disabilities and learning disabilities or acquired brain injuries to gain new skills and increase their independence.
Royal Blind Society
Royal Society for Blind Children (RSBC) 52-58 Arcola Street London, E8 2DJ
Telephone: 020 3198 0225
Description: The Royal Blind Society assists people who are blind or partially sighted and in need.
Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)
105 Judd Street, London, WC1H 9NE
Telephone: 0303 123 9999
Description: Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) is the leading charity offering information, support and advice to people with sight loss.