VISUAL IMPAIRMENT LINKS
Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) is the UK’s leading charity offering information, support and advice to almost two million people with sight loss.
Our pioneering work helps anyone with a sight problem – not just with braille and Talking Books, but with imaginative and practical solutions to everyday challenges.We also provide information on eye conditions and provide support and advice for people living with sight loss.
Action for Blind People
Action for Blind People is one of the largest charities in the UK providing confidential support for blind and partially sighted people in all aspects of their lives.
Our mission is to inspire change and create opportunities to enable people with sight loss to have equal voice and equal choice.
Royal London Society for the Blind
The Royal London Society for the Blind’s mission is to remove barriers to personal fulfilment and social inclusion by providing a range of education, training and employment services that meet the needs of blind and partially sighted people in contemporary society.
Surrey Association for Visual Impairment
SAVI is committed to working with blind and partially sighted people in Surrey, and to provide services so they may lead fuller, more independent lives.
Visual Impairment Centre for Teaching And Research (VICTAR)
Through education, through research, and through access to appropriate resources, the barriers to learning and participation that may be experienced by people with visual impairment can be better understood and reduced.
The aims of VICTAR are to:
* undertake social and educational research in the area of visual impairment;
* offer training in the area of visual impairment and education through high quality and relevant professional development programmes;
* disseminate our work to ensure it has positive impact;
* offer advice and resources within the field of visual impairment.
Visual Impairment North East
VINE produces a directory of educational, medical, social and other services available to the visually impaired in the region.