4. Useful Links
Action for Blind People
Enabling blind and partially sighted people to transform their lives through work, housing leisure and support. For more information contact their website.
Information NOW - Newcastle Older People's Website
Do you need information about the issues that affect you and other local older people? Would you like to know more about the services that are available to you in your local area and throughout Newcastle? If so, Information NOW will try and help you.
RNIB - Royal National Institute of Blind People
Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) is the UK's leading charity offering information, support and advice to over two million people with sight loss.
Their pioneering work helps anyone with a sight problem - not just with braille and Talking Books, but with imaginative and practical solutions to everyday challenges.
Visit their online shop!
Macular Disease Society
The Macular Disease Society aims to build confidence and independence for those with central vision impairment. We are the only UK charity dedicated to helping people with macular degeneration.