Offering a home visit assessment, advice and support service within the community. We can help by assisting with individual needs and concerns and also by signposting to other relevant organisations.
Our Resource Centre, in the Prospect Centre, provides information, help and ilighting. Daily living aids and other useful equipment can be demonstrated and ordered, including: Talking aids such as clocks and watches, big button telephones, kitchen aids, home and leisure related items, anti-glare glasses, daylight bulbs, lighting and much more.
Leisure and Social Activities
These are organised weekly/monthly sessions throughout the district helping to reduce isolation, including; Social Groups, Friday Group, Bowls, Crafts, VisionFit (seated exercises), Gardening Group. and monthly Coffee Mornings.
Computers and Smartphones
We also offer one to one Laptop and Desktop computer training using Dolphin Guide or SuperNova software. This speaking software is unique and designed for people with sight loss.
We also demonstrate Synapptic Software for Smartphones and Tablets. This software is designed for people with sight loss to help navigate and use a mobile phone or tablet.