Search for advice and support
We have provided a list of local and national organisations which could offer you further advice and support.
Blind Veterans UKhttps://www.swansea.gov.uk/blindVeteransUK
Blind Veterans is a charity which supports blind ex-service men and women.
Calibre Audio Libraryhttps://www.swansea.gov.uk/calibreAudioLibrary
A national charity providing a subscription-free postal and internet service of unabridged audio books for adults and children with sight problems.
Disabled Living Foundation (DLF)https://www.swansea.gov.uk/disabledLivingFoundation
DLF is a national charity providing impartial advice, information and training on independent living.
Help for families with children with disabilities.
Focus on Disabilityhttps://www.swansea.gov.uk/focusonDisability
An online resource providing information, guides, products and resources for the disabled community, elderly and carers in the UK.
Information about guide dogs for people who are sight impaired.
Independence at Homehttps://www.swansea.gov.uk/independenceatHome
Independence at Home is a charity that provides grants to people of all ages who have a physical or learning disability or long-term illness and who are in fina...
Provide help parents of children with special needs/disabilities to claim benefits they are entitled to.
Learning Disability Waleshttps://www.swansea.gov.uk/learningDisabilityWales
Resources for people with a learning disability and their supporters.
The Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), one of the UK's leading sight loss charities and the largest community of blind and partially sighted peopl...
Royal Mail - Articles for the blindhttps://www.swansea.gov.uk/royalMailblindScheme
The scheme is a free, 1st class or international standard service designed to support blind and visually impaired people as well as the charities that work hard...
The Accessible Friends Networkhttps://www.swansea.gov.uk/TAFN
TAFN is a UK charity operating over the internet to provide computer support, training and social activities for blind and visually impaired people worldwide.
The Disabilities Trusthttps://www.swansea.gov.uk/disabilitiesTrust
A national charity providing care, rehabilitation and support solutions for people with profound physical impairments, acquired brain injury and learning diffic...
The Partially Sighted Societyhttps://www.swansea.gov.uk/partiallySightedSociety
Provides information, advice, equipment and clear print material for people with a visual impairment to help them to make the best use of their remaining sight....
Wales Council of the Blindhttps://www.swansea.gov.uk/WalescounciloftheBlind
WCB is the umbrella agency representing the third sector within the visual impairment sector in Wales. It works to campaign, lobby and support the improvement o...