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Kent Association for the Blind (KAB) East Team

User rating: 5 stars

51 London Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 8LF
01227 763 366
Opening Times:
9.00am - 5.00pm
9.00am - 5.00pm
9.00am - 5.00pm
9.00am - 5.00pm
9.00am - 5.00pm

Map for Kent Association for the Blind (KAB) East Team

Organisation details

The East Team of the KAB provides a comprehensive service to sight impaired people of any age or ability with all levels of sight loss in the Swale, Canterbury, Thanet, Dover, Ashford and Shepway Boroughs.

They can assess individuals in their own homes and offer emotional support, benefits' advice, mobility training, advice on skills for independent living, low vision assessment and equipment provision.

Other Services provided:

Braille tutoring
ECLO information
Social clubs including rambling groups, reading groups and craft groups
Deaf blind guide communicator services available
Benefits form filling service available
Transcription Service

Services offered:

  • Benefits advice
  • Community eye care
  • Low vision services
  • Social functions
  • Support groups
  • Rehabilitation
  • Community advice
  • Befriending
  • Everyday living skills
  • Mobility training
  • Computer skills
  • Assistive technology training
  • Braille transcription
  • Audio transcription
  • Large print transcription
  • Eye health advice

1 user review

mr john vidler

User rating: 5 stars

I have just completed a four week awareness course here spot on very good and brill staff.

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This organisation was verified on 15 February 2018

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