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We have provided a list of local and national organisations which could offer you further advice and support.
Check-in-and-chat telephone service for anyone over 70 in Wales who lives alone.
Age Cymru West Glamorganhttps://swansea.gov.uk/ageCymruWestGlamorgan
Help and advice for older people in Swansea, Neath Port Talbot and Bridgend
Bipolar U Online and telephone support.
Blind Veterans UKhttps://swansea.gov.uk/blindVeteransUK
Blind Veterans is a charity which supports blind ex-service men and women.
British Red Crosshttps://swansea.gov.uk/britishRedCross
We help anyone, anywhere in the UK and around the world, get the support they need if crisis strikes.
Calibre Audio Libraryhttps://swansea.gov.uk/calibreAudioLibrary
A national charity providing a subscription-free postal and internet service of unabridged audio books for adults and children with sight problems.
Care and Repair Western Bayhttps://swansea.gov.uk/careandRepairWesternBay
Helping older people to live independently in warm, safe, accessible homes.
Digital Communities Waleshttps://swansea.gov.uk/digitalCommunitiesWales
Digital Communities Wales (DCW0) is supporting people use technology during the covid-19 pandemic.
FAN (Friends and Neighbours) groups in Swanseahttps://swansea.gov.uk/FAN
Links friends and neighbours in local communities.
Information about guide dogs for people who are sight impaired.
Help to get Swansea onlinehttps://swansea.gov.uk/helpGetSwanseaOnline
Tutors will talk you through the process of getting online.
Local Area Coordinationhttps://swansea.gov.uk/linktoLAC
Can help anyone build relationships within their community.
The Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), one of the UK's leading sight loss charities and the largest community of blind and partially sighted peopl...
Royal Mail - Articles for the blindhttps://swansea.gov.uk/royalMailblindScheme
The scheme is a free, 1st class or international standard service designed to support blind and visually impaired people as well as the charities that work hard...
The Accessible Friends Networkhttps://swansea.gov.uk/TAFN
TAFN is a UK charity operating over the internet to provide computer support, training and social activities for blind and visually impaired people worldwide.
The Partially Sighted Societyhttps://swansea.gov.uk/partiallySightedSociety
Provides information, advice, equipment and clear print material for people with a visual impairment to help them to make the best use of their remaining sight....
The Silver Linehttps://swansea.gov.uk/silverLine
Free confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people, open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
Wales Council of the Blindhttps://swansea.gov.uk/WalescounciloftheBlind
WCB is the umbrella agency representing the third sector within the visual impairment sector in Wales.
Western Power Distribution (priority service register)https://swansea.gov.uk/westernpowerpriority
If you rely on electricity for medical equipment or if you are elderly, very ill or disabled.