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Health, social care and education professionals

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RNIB provide expert information, training and advice to the professionals who transform the lives of blind and partially sighted people.

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Education professionals

If you work with blind and partially sighted students we have resources and information to support you. We can provide training and guidance to help you support children with visual impairments and older learners with sight loss.

Health professionals

If you're an health professional we have guidance and resources that can help you support your blind and partially sighted patients. Whatever health care service you provide we're here to make sure you're supported with the information you need.

Health and Social care professionals

If you work in the health and social care sector, then we have a range of resources to support you. From top tip cards to podcasts and bespoke training courses, we can help you to provide the best care for anyone with sight loss.

Equality Act compliance

The Equality Act 2010 protects people from discrimination in the workplace and in wider society. Find out what you need to do to make your organisation's services comply with the law.

Impact tools

Most charities exist to bring about some form of change and therefore impact is the bottom line of whether they are successful. Impact measurement is evidencing the difference an activity is making, either for individuals or organisations.

Knowledge and Research hub

RNIB is a leading source of information on sight loss and the issues affecting blind and partially sighted people. Here you can find the latest sight loss research on a range of topics including employment, education, technology, accessibility and more.

Health, social care and medical professionals

Resources for any professional that has contact with patients who may have sight loss.

Accessible NHS and social care information

Everyone has the right to receive accessible health and care information. We have developed a range of resources which you and your organisation can use to ensure health and care information is accessible to blind and partially sighted people.

Resources and information for low vision professionals and commissioners

If you’re a professional working in a low vision clinic we have resources to support you as you care for people living with sight loss. We can provide advice, information and training on relevant services, best practice, policy and research. If you are a commissioner for low vision services, this page holds essential information to enable you to commission and monitor the quality of your services.