Eastbourne Blind Society (EBS)

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  • Address: 124-142 Longstone Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN22 8DA
  • Tel:01323 729 511
  • Fax:01323 649 135
  • Email: info@eastbourneblindsociety.org.uk
  • Web:www.eastbourneblindsociety.org.uk/
  • Opening times:
    • Monday 9am - 4pm
    • Tuesday 9am - 4pm
    • Wednesday 9am - 1pm
    • Thursday 9am - 4pm
    • Friday 9am - 4pm
    • Saturday closed
    • Sunday closed

    Resource Room is open on Tuesday and Friday by appointment, and Thursday as drop in. Initial contact preferred by telephone.

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Description

The Society provides a social centre for visually impaired people in the Eastbourne area.

Services:
- Low Vision Support Service
- Home visiting service
- Resource Room available Tuesday,Thursday and Friday
- Minibus service to supermarket on a Thursday (£ contribution)
- Social groups: arts & crafts on Monday afternoon, dominoes and cribbage on Tuesday afternoon, bowls on Wednesday afternoon, bingo and scrabble on Friday afternoon.
- Sound Tennis on Monday afternoon
- Walking group
- Weekly exercise class
- SIGNET: younger people's group
- Modular training courses
- Computer training: introductory training and support, signposting to advanced training
- Benefits Surgery for members on Wednesday mornings. Home visits can be made for those unable to come to the Centre

Services offered:

  • Benefits advice
  • Local authority social care
  • Volunteering
  • Health and social care
  • Hospital information
  • Low vision services
  • Assistive technology products
  • Tactile products
  • Low vision aids
  • Loan equipment
  • Everyday products
  • Art
  • Clubs and classes
  • Social functions
  • Trips and outings
  • Bowls
  • Other sports
  • Support groups
  • Rehabilitation
  • Home visiting
  • Emotional support
  • Community advice
  • Befriending
  • Everyday living skills
  • Computer skills
  • Assistive technology training
  • Large print transcription
  • Library services

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  • This organisation was verified on 2 November 2016