NVisionNW (Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre Society for the Blind)

User rating: 5 stars

  • Address: Princess Alexandra Home, Bosworth Place, Squires Gate, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 1SH
  • Tel:01253 362 692
  • Fax:01253 407 010
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Web:www.nvision-nw.co.uk
  • Opening times:
    • Monday 9am - 5pm
    • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
    • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
    • Thursday 9am - 5pm
    • Friday 9am - 5pm

Map for NVisionNW (Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre Society for the Blind)

Organisation details


NVisionNW provides a range of services to people with sight loss in the Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre areas of Lancashire, including:
- information
- a transcription service
- talking newspapers
- Low Vision Centre
- sight awareness training
- residential care, daycare and sheltered accommodation at the Princess Alexandra Residential Care Home
- Care Givers at Home, promoting independence and wellbeing
- social centre activities
- charity shop

Services offered:

  • Volunteering
  • Community eye care
  • Low vision services
  • Trips and outings
  • Rehabilitation
  • Community advice
  • Braille transcription
  • Audio transcription
  • Large print transcription
  • Supported housing
  • Respite care

1 user review

  1. Ceri Smith-Jaynes

    8 April 2014

    User rating: 5 stars

    A very comprehensive centre for all people with sight loss. An extremely knowledgeable, friendly and helpful team who do their very best to get you confident, informed, tooled-up and back on your feet emotionally. Very impressed.

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