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Sight for Surrey

Address:
Rentwood, School Lane, Fetcham, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT22 9JX
Tel:
01372 377 701
Minicom:
01372 361 517
Opening Times:
Monday
9am - 4.45pm
Tuesday
9am - 4.45pm
Wednesday
9am - 4.45pm
Thursday
9am - 4.45pm
Friday
9am - 4.45pm

We ask people to make appointments to visit the Resource Centre so that we can provide one-to-one assistance. We also offer home visits for most of our services.

Map for Sight for Surrey

Organisation details

An independent charity supporting blind and partially sighted people in Surrey. Services:
- Information and advice
- Resource centre with specialist equipment and low vision aids
- Professional assessment of your needs
- Mobility training
- Communication skills training (typing, braille, moon)
- Tailored computer training in a range of equipment and software
- Specialist service for deafblind people
- Exhibitions and talks
- Sensory awareness training
- Home visits and phone-friends
- Quarterly newsletter
- Transcription service
- Welfare benefits advice
- Travel assistance to and from the resource centre by volunteer drivers (no charge but clients may wish to make a donation)
- Grants available to individuals and clubs
- Hospital information service staffed by Eye Clinic Liaison Officer

Working in partnership with RNIB Advice service.

Services offered:

  • Benefits advice
  • Grants and funding
  • Volunteering
  • Social functions
  • Telephone befriending service
  • Home visiting
  • Community advice
  • Befriending
  • Everyday living skills
  • Mobility training
  • Learning braille
  • Computer skills
  • Assistive technology training
  • Braille transcription
  • Audio transcription
  • Community transport

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This organisation was verified on 11 September 2017

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