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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.