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The Royal College of Ophthalmologists

Information and checklist for laser eye surgery

Information for people seeking laser eye surgery, having Phakic Intraocular Lens Implantation (PIOL) or Refractive Lens Exchange (RLE).

UK

Scottish War Blinded

Scottish charity for veterans with sight loss

The service provides: rehabilitation and training to adapt to sight loss, grants for equipment to assist with independent living, funded respite care and more.

Scotland

be my eyes

App matching visually impaired with volunteer support

A free mobile app which connects blind and low-vision individuals with sighted volunteers and companies through a live video call to provide assistance.

UK

Retina UK

Support for people with inherited sight loss conditions

Provides information and support for those affected by inherited eye conditions. Advice is available via helpline (premium rate) or email and there are local / online groups.

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland

British Wireless For The Blind Fund

Keeping blind people in touch with the world

Supplying specially adapted audio equipment to those who would not usually be able to afford it to visually impaired people all across the UK.

UK

British Blind Sport

Sport for blind/partially sighted people

Ensuring that people living with sight loss have the same opportunities to access and compete in sport and physical activity as fully sighted people.

UK

Reading Sight

Support visually and/or print impaired readers

Resources and information for people with an interest in helping visually impaired individuals access reading services.

UK

Living Paintings

A library of tactile and audio books for the blind

Offers a library of free tactile books bringing the visual world to life for blind and partially sighted people.

UK

Royal National Institute of Blind People

Help for blind and partially sighted people

Sight loss charity and largest community of blind and partially sighted people.

UK

Guide Dogs

Guide dogs for people with sight loss

Provides guide dogs and other mobility services for people with sight loss.

UK

Blindvetarans UK

Support for ex-service men and women with sight loss

Provides rehabilitation, training, practical advice and emotional support.

UK

BlindAid

Emotional and practical support for the blind

England based emotional and practical support for the blind providing free community project classes, free audio equipment and grants for supported living.

UK