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Newcastle Vision Support

User rating: 5 stars

Address:
3rd Floor, MEA House, Ellison Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 8XS
Tel:
0191 232 7292
Fax:
0191 233 0419
Opening Times:
Monday
9:30AM - 4PM
Tuesday
9:30AM - 4PM
Wednesday
9:30AM - 4PM
Thursday
9:30AM - 4PM
Friday
9:30AM - 4PM

Map for Newcastle Vision Support

Organisation details

They offer a focal point for visually impaired people in Newcastle from which they can seek assistance, contacts, and a range of support, information, and services to improve, empower and inspire. They aim to keep up with developments in equipment, services and support as far as funding allows.

Services offered:

  • Benefits advice
  • Volunteering
  • Assistive technology products
  • Loan equipment
  • Everyday products
  • Art
  • Music
  • Clubs and classes
  • Social functions
  • Support groups
  • Telephone befriending service
  • Home visiting
  • Emotional support
  • Community advice
  • Learning braille
  • Computer skills
  • Assistive technology training
  • Braille transcription
  • Audio transcription
  • Large print transcription
  • Form fill service
  • Benefit checks

2 user reviews

Davie Doyle

User rating: 5 stars

I HAVE NOTHING BUT PRAISE FOR THE SOCIETY. THEY HAVE BEEN A GREAT HELP.

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Davie Doyle

User rating: 5 stars

FIRST CLASS SERVICE , FACILITIES ARE GREAT. STAFF WELCOMING AND HELPFUL.

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This organisation was verified on 5 July 2021

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