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Sight Loss Shropshire

User rating: 5 stars

Address:
The Lantern, Meadow Farm Drive, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 4NG
Tel:
01743 250808
Opening Times:
Monday
8.15am - 1pm
Tuesday
8.15am - 1pm
Wednesday
8.15am - 1pm
Thursday
8.15am - 1pm

Map for Sight Loss Shropshire

Organisation details

SLS aims to improve the quality of life for blind and visually impaired people of every age in Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin. Its objectives include:
• to reduce social isolation for visually impaired people
• to enable visually impaired people to access equipment and services they cannot afford and are not available from statutory services, that will improve their independence
• to work in partnership with statutory, private and third sector organisations to support local visually impaired people
• to act as a local champion of visually impaired people by understanding the specific local issues faced by visually impaired people.
• to provide grants to assist visually impaired people to acquire specialist aids and equipment to facilitate greater independence;
• to support a network of local peer support groups that meet in every part of the area;
• to provide information and signposting about services and support for visually impaired people.

Services offered:

  • Grants and funding
  • Social functions
  • Support groups
  • Community advice

1 user review

Margaret

User rating: 5 stars

Great support . Good at getting and giving information. Great for bringing blind and partially sighted together .

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This organisation was verified on 27 May 2021

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