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

User rating: 5 stars

Princess Alexandra Home, Bosworth Place, Squires Gate, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 1SH
01253 403091
01253 407 010
Opening Times:
9am - 5pm
9am - 5pm
9am - 5pm
9am - 5pm
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

Cleveleys Charity Shop
01253 868287

Blackpool Charity Shop
01253 406848

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

Ceri Smith-Jaynes

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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This organisation was verified on 18 November 2021

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