Day support and assessment services

Our building based resources in the West of Scotland and East of Scotland offers specialist, person-centred services to people with learning disabilities and other complex needs as well as confirmed or suspected sight difficulties.

We offer assessment in key areas including vision, communication, mobility and life skills.

Day Support and Assessment Services

Our building based resources in the West of Scotland and East of Scotland offers specialist, person-centred services to a people with learning disabilities and other complex needs as well as confirmed or suspected sight difficulties. We offer assessment in key areas including vision, communication, mobility and life skills

Our specialist services

Our outcome based activities are planned and delivered around your needs and are both fun and interactive. There is a focus on the core skill areas relating to vision and staff have specialist training in assessing and supporting sight loss to ensure effective development of person centred skills.

Transport is available using our fully adapted vehicles. Please contact us to discuss your travel needs.

Tailored Services

Our services can offer you a number of flexible options that can meet your personal need within your financial constraints. This will include:

  • visual assessment
  • mobility
  • independent living skills
  • communication.

How can I access the Service?

Here are some of the ways you can access our service:

  • contact us directly
  • via your care provider
  • via your social work department
  • transition officer
  • special education establishments

How can the service be paid for?

Here are some of the ways you can pay for this service:

  • Self Directed Support / Personalisation budget
  • Direct Payments (DP)
  • Independent Living Fund (ILF)
  • self funded
  • via local authority contract
  • combination of any of the above

Contact Us

For more information on availability and costs, please contact the Day Support and assessment Services on:

West of Scotland

Service Co-ordinator
Tel: 0141 772 5588
Email: learningdisability@rnib.org.uk

East of Scotland

Service Co-ordinator
Tel: 01592 646 015
Email: pathway@rnib.org.uk

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