Galloway's Society for the Blind (Penwortham)

Be the first to review this organisation

  • Address: Howick House, Howick Park Avenue, Penwortham, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 0LS
  • Tel:01772 744 148
  • Email: enquiries@galloways.org.uk
  • Web:www.galloways.org.uk
  • Opening times:
    • Monday 9.00am to 5.00pm
    • Tuesday 9.00am to 5.00pm
    • Wednesday 9.00am to 5.00pm
    • Thursday 9.00am to 5.00pm
    • Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm
    • Saturday Closed
    • Sunday Closed

    Sight Advice Centre - low vision aids and daily living equipment available. Please contact the centre to make an appointment.

Map for Galloway's Society for the Blind (Penwortham)

Organisation details

Description

Four Centres:
- Central Office (01772 744148): Howick House, Howick Park Avenue, Penwortham, Preston, PR1 0LS
- North Lancs (01524 414 846): 91 Balmoral Road, Morecambe, LA3 1SS
- Central Lancs (01257 275 160): 1a Farrington Street, Chorley, PR7 1DY
- Sefton & West Lancs (01704 534 555): 22 Wright Street, Southport, PR9 0TL

Services:
- computer training
- transcription service
- adult education classes (including arts and crafts, drama, music, healthy lifestyle and IT)
- social events including outdoor pursuits
- talking newspapers
- holidays and day trips
- hospital information clinics
- counselling
- information days for newly registered people
- volunteer visiting.

Galloway's Society for the Blind (Penwortham) is working in partnership with RNIB's Advice Service.

Services offered:

  • Volunteering
  • Low vision services
  • Talking newspapers
  • Assistive technology products
  • Low vision aids
  • Clubs and classes
  • Social functions
  • Trips and outings
  • Other sports
  • Telephone befriending service
  • Home visiting
  • Emotional support
  • Community advice
  • Computer skills
  • Braille transcription
  • Audio transcription
  • Organised holidays

0 user reviews

Review this organisation

Your email will not be displayed

Your rating (1 = poor, 5 = excellent)
Please select your star rating.

We ensure all reviews meet our content standards

Edit this listing
  • This organisation was verified on 27 April 2016