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Tameside Sight

User rating: 5 stars

Address:
3 Wellington Parade, Dukinfield, Cheshire, SK16 4LE
Tel:
0161 343 4090
Opening Times:
Monday
10am - 2pm
Tuesday
10am - 2pm
Wednesday
10am - 2pm
Thursday
10am - 2pm
Friday
10am - 2pm

Map for Tameside Sight

Organisation details

Tameside Sight offers a range of services for people with sight loss and their families and carers in the Tameside area.

Services include:
- Information
- Guiding to medical appointments
- Advocacy
- Befriending
- Home visits to newly referred
- Support to purchase the right assistive technology for an individual
- Basic support to use assistive technology
- Form filling support and letter reading
- Odd jobs (e.g., changing batteries and light bulbs, updating clock times, flat-pack furniture)
- Social clubs and specialist groups (Walking Group)
- Referrals to other agencies (Libraries, Talking News)
- Regular magazine
- Talks to community groups, businesses and service providers
- Awareness training courses

Services offered:

  • Benefits advice
  • Equality advice
  • Volunteering
  • Business advice
  • Clubs and classes
  • Social functions
  • Trips and outings
  • Home visiting
  • Community advice
  • Befriending
  • Computer skills
  • Assistive technology training

1 user review

Steven Boote

User rating: 5 stars

They have been good to me and help me with lots of things.

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This organisation was verified on 20 March 2018

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