UUseful organisations

Royal National Institue for the Blind (RNIB)

provide a wealth of expert advice on practicaly any subject related to blindness and visual impairment including support services, condition information, equipment , resources, benifet entitlment advice and rights

Braille IT

Offer free accredited tuition in braille skills to blind or visually impaired, parents and carers at five centres around East Lancashire, including in Accrington

Childhood Cataract Network (CCN)

Offer advice, Parent Stories and Medical Information on/for children diagnosed with childhood cataract

Henshaws Society for Blind People

Work in the North of England, enabling people living with visual impairments and other disabilities to build the skills and independence they need, to get the future they want.