Useful links

Calibre a 'library' for the blind

Cambridgeshire County Council services for blind/visual impairment

Cambridge Digital - designed, built and host this website for free using their Exintra CMS

Camsight a hands-on advisory centre which distributes aids and information for registered blind and partially sighted people in Cambridgeshire.  Cam Sight now has a new custom-built vehicle which can safely transport its low vision equipment and technology. This new specialist vehicle means the charity can do home visits and reach rurally isolated areas to offer practical and emotional help.  Tel: 01223 420033 for more details.

Cataracts and Genetics - an information website about sight loss and DNA

Dolphin screen reader software

East Cambridgeshire District Council services for the blind/visually impaired.  For information visit the County Council website.

Ely Online

Fenland (Isle of Ely) Society for the Blind  offers: Home visits; Subsidised outings; Christmas parties; Birthday cards; Monthly group lunches in Wisbech, Ely and March; Pastime activities for the blind; IT classes and help with smartphones & iPads.  Address:  March Town Hall Market Place, March, PE15 9JF Phone: 01354 656726

Guide Dogs for the Blind Association  

"Know your DNA"  has developed a new guide  "Is Bad Eyesight Genetic?" See:  https://knowyourdna.com/is-bad-eyesight-genetic/

Royal National Institute for the Blind (RNIB)  

Talking News Federation (TNF) 

TNAUK produces audio versions of newspapers and periodicals 

The VIP Pod: The Visually Impaired People Podcast team talks to a range of fascinating guests from all walks of life.  You can subscribe and listen to The VIP Pod on Spotify, Google Podcasts and Apple Podcasts or listen and download through their website at: https://shows.acast.com/the-vip-pod
 

Vocaleyes a charity offering audio descriptions for stage, galleries and heritage sites, plus touch tours.

Whitestick help for the visually impaired computer user

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