In this time of uncertainty due to coronavirus, RNIB is putting the welfare of its customers, volunteers and employees first and is following the UK Government’s advice.

As a consequence, we’re sorry to say, we have closed our Products for Life Stores. Please order items via our Online Shop or contact our Helpline on 0303 123 9999 for support and advice and to order items over the phone.

Further information about RNIB services during this time can be found on our coronavirus news page.

To find out what we’re up to and hear about the latest products and RNIB services, you can:

Store locations

Our Products for Life stores and display locations give you the opportunity to view and try products from our catalogue before you buy. We can provide guidance and instructions for use and set up items so they're ready to use when you get home.

Our stores carry some stock and we advise you contact us before visiting to check we have the products you wish to see and stock of those you wish to purchase.

For items not in stock, or when visiting a display only location, our staff and volunteers will be happy to help you contact our Helpline or place an order via our Online Shop.

London - Closed until further notice

Our London store is a five to 10-minute walk from three nearby train stations; King’s Cross, Euston and St Pancras International.

Address: 105 Judd Street, London, WC1H 9NE
Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 10am – 4pm 
Phone: 0207 391 2356
Contact: Andrew Palmer, Product Coordinator
Email: Andrew.P[email protected]

Edinburgh - Closed until further notice

Our Edinburgh store is a five-minute taxi journey from Edinburgh Waverley train station, or a 15-minute walk.

Address: 12-14 Hillside Crescent, Edinburgh, EH7 5EA

Opening hours: Monday to Thursday, 10am - 4pm; Friday, 10am - 3pm
Opening hours from January 2020: Tuesday and Thursday 10am to 4pm

Events: join us at one of our community events.

Phone: 0131 652 3140
Contact: Derek Rutherford, Product Coordinator

Email: [email protected]

Belfast - Closed until further notice

This display store is a three-minute taxi journey from Belfast Lanyon Place train station, or a 10-minute walk.

Address: Victoria House, 15-17 Gloucester Street, Belfast, BT1 4LS
Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 9am – 4pm. Closed 12.30pm to 1.30pm.

Opening hours from 1 March 2020: Tuesday and Thursday 9am to 4pm. Closed 12.30pm to 1.30pm.

Events: join us at one of our community events.

Phone: 028 9032 9373 (option 2)
Contact: Louise Neeson, Product Coordinator
Email: [email protected]

RNIB display locations

We have displays of our most popular products in the locations listed below. These are only available to view, if you would like to buy any products, our staff and volunteers will be happy to help you contact our Helpline or place an order via our Online Shop.

Please call the display location in advance to check we have the products you wish to look at.

Camelon (based in the Forth Valley Sensory Centre) - Closed until further notice

This display location is a two-minute walk from Camelon train station.

Address: Forth Valley Sensory Centre, Redbrae, Camelon, Falkirk, FK1 4DD
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday, please call before visiting.
Phone: 01324 59 08 88

Other store locations

We work with local partners to ensure our essential products are available for you to view and purchase easily. Please call the store in advance to check they have the products you wish to look at and have stock of those you wish to purchase.

Bristol - Closed until further notice

Organisation: Vision West of England
Address: The Vassall Centre, Gill Avenue, Bristol BS16 2QQ
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 10am to 2pm, or at any other time by prior appointment.
Phone: 0117 322 4885

Devizes - Closed until further notice

Organisation: Vision West of England
Address: St Lucy’s Sight Centre, Bath Road, Devizes SN10 2AT
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 10am to 2pm, or at any other time by prior appointment.
Phone: 01380 72 36 82