Resources for blind or partially sighted parents

Information, real life stories and advice for blind and partially sighted parents

Organisations that provide support to parents with sight loss

Groups run by parents

We have listed some groups that have been set up and run by parents of blind or partially sighted children. 

  • Blind Mums Connect - yahoo group links visually impaired mums from all over the UK, so they can share information and support one another. For membership or associate membership forms and an eZine, contact - soon you could be chatting to other parents over Skype.
  • Facebook - blind mums connect - keeps you in touch with support for parents with sight loss. You can also tweet @blindmums to get in touch.

Further information

RNIB online shop

Shop online for a wide range of products that you need to remain independent. From talking scales to tactile labels, mobile phones to magnifiers, we can help you keep doing the things you love.

Online shop

We're here to help

Our Helpline is your direct line to the support, advice, and products you need to face the future with confidence. If you or someone you know has a sight problem, our specialist advice workers can help.

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