Scottish Social Security Secretary made the pledge during a visit to RNIB Scotland's social enterprise café in Edinburgh.
RNIB Scotland’s ‘Need to Talk’ service offers free telephone support to people living in western Scotland.
Scotland’s local authorities are being urged to follow the lead of Edinburgh City Council and introduce a ban on advertising-boards that are proliferating on streets.
RNIB Scotland invites councillors to cross cycleway mock-up wearing spectacles that simulate sight loss.
Since 1868, the charity has transformed the lives of blind and partially sighted people across the UK.