Our Range of Services for the Visually Impaired

Computer Services
Demonstration of various computer systems with all up-to-date software packages, which includes different colour contrast, enlarged text and speech facilities: such as JAW’S, DOLPIN SUPER NOVA, GUIDE and several others.

Electronic Magnification
Demonstration of the latest full size electronic magnification systems which includes speech and colour contrast.

Handheld Equipment
Substantial range of hand held magnification equipment.

Try Before You Buy Scheme – Bt Phones
We also have a try before you buy (TBYB) telephone area in conjunction with BT Telecoms of various telephone units.

Operated every Monday (open day) and Thursday (by appointment only) with Coffee, Tea and biscuits/cake provided free of charge, this service is provided in a new and comfortable lounge area of the resource centre complete a very large screen Television.

Kitchen Skills
This service is provided by the Rehabilitation team, which trains Visually Impaired people to prepare meals in a safe and orderly manner, despite their impairment.

General Advice on Many Aspects of Visual Impairment, Including Cane Training
This is provided by the Rehabilitation Team.