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.
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.
Information about guide dogs for people who are sight impaired.
Info-Nation offer information, advice and specialist support across a range of issues, to young people, aged 11-25, and their families.
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...
Swansea Council for Voluntary Servicehttps://swansea.gov.uk/SCVS
Swansea Council for Voluntary Service support, develop and represent voluntary organisations, volunteers and communities across Swansea
Swansea Disability Forumhttps://swansea.gov.uk/swanseaDisabilityforum
Run by Swansea Council for Voluntary Services, Swansea Disability Forum is an independently run forum, made up of disabled people, disability groups, voluntary ...
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 of the Blindhttps://swansea.gov.uk/WalescounciloftheBlind
WCB is the umbrella agency representing the third sector within the visual impairment sector in Wales.
WCVA - Voluntary Services Emergency fundhttps://swansea.gov.uk/WCVAemergencyfund
The 2021/2022 Volunteering Wales Grants scheme is now open to applications, with an emphasis on projects supporting the Well-being of Future Generations Act.
A national charity helping children and young people, supporting them with mental health challenges.