Search for advice and support
We have provided a list of local and national organisations which could offer you further advice and support.
Blind Veterans UKhttps://swansea.gov.uk/blindVeteransUK
Blind Veterans is a charity which supports blind ex-service men and women.
British Deaf Associationhttps://swansea.gov.uk/britishDeafAssociation
An organisation run by and for Deaf people, focusing on the language, community, identity and heritage of Deaf people and the representation of their needs, asp...
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.
Carers Trust is a major charity for, with and about carers.
Carers UK can give advice, information and support both over the phone and online.
Cartrefi mainly supports people with learning difficulties, autism, behaviours that challenge, older people and carers.
Information about guide dogs for people who are sight impaired.
A UK wide charity for people with hearing loss, their families and friends.
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 Association for Deaf People (RAD)https://swansea.gov.uk/RAD
RAD works with people with all forms of deafness. It specialises in advocacy and employment issues, legal support and deaf community development.
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...
Swansea Centre for Deaf Peoplehttps://swansea.gov.uk/centreforDeafPeople
The centre is a base for Deaf and hard of hearing people to come and attend the various activities they may be interested in.
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 Children's Societyhttps://swansea.gov.uk/theChildrensSociety
A national charity working with young people, supporting them through life challenges.
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....
Wales Council for Deaf Peoplehttps://swansea.gov.uk/WalescouncilforDeafpeople
An umbrella organisation of associations, both voluntary and statutory, working in the field of hearing loss and deafness.
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. It works to campaign, lobby and support the improvement o...
A national charity helping children and young people, supporting them with mental health challenges.