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Sight Life (formerly Cardiff Institute for the Blind)

Jones Court, Womanby Street, Cardiff, CF10 1BR
029 2039 8900
Opening Times:
9am - 4.15pm
9am - 4.15pm
9am - 4.15pm
9am - 4.15pm
9am - 3.15pm

Map for Sight Life (formerly Cardiff Institute for the Blind)

Organisation details

Sight Life - Local Sight Loss Support (formerly Cardiff Institute for the Blind) is part of the RNIB Group. They support blind and partially sighted people in Cardiff, the Vale of Glamorgan, Rhondda Cynon Taf, Swansea, Neath Port Talbot and Merthyr Tydfil.

Services include:
- Hospital support, including an ECLO at the University Hospital of Wales eye clinic in Cardiff
- Information, advice & signposting through calls, a newsletter and events
- Clubs and social groups including gardening, poetry, support groups and ramblers
- Products and gadgets at our centre in Jones Court. Home visiting is also available
- Home visits for advice and information
- Computer training
- Independence courses & workshops

They also work in close partnership with RNIB Cymru on services relating to children and families, education, employment, and welfare benefits advice.

Services offered:

  • Volunteering
  • Hospital information
  • Assistive technology products
  • Everyday products
  • Art
  • Music
  • Clubs and classes
  • Social functions
  • Trips and outings
  • Other sports
  • Home visiting
  • Community advice
  • Befriending
  • Computer skills
  • Assistive technology training

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This organisation was verified on 22 October 2019

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