Our Scottish based one to one community based support offers a range of flexible, tailored services over seven days including evenings.

Services are outcome based and individually designed and can be provided in the community, home or education setting.

One to One community based services

What will the service do for me?

The community based service is individually tailored to your needs and helps you to identify and choose activities. This might be accessing places of interest, social activities, sport or further education. Using your personalised care plan we can work together to develop skills, widen social networks and promote independence.

Supported Living/Tenancy Support

This West Dumbarton service supports you to live independently in your own home and offers support in all aspects of your daily life from shopping, general household tasks, cooking skills and personal finance.

Home support services can also offer support to maintain social and family relationships ensuring inclusion within the local community. This is a very flexible and responsive service designed to meet your ever changing needs and is available on a 24/7 basis.

Service Locations

Currently community based support is delivered in the following areas:

West of Scotland

  • East and West Dumbarton
  • Glasgow
  • North and South Lanarkshire
  • Renfrew
  • East Renfrew

East of Scotland

  • Stirling
  • Fife
  • Falkirk
  • Dundee
  • Clackmannanshire
  • Edinburgh

How can the service be paid for?

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

  • via Self Directed Support (hyperlink to SDS information on Scotland home page)/Personalisation budget
  • Direct Payments (DP)
  • Independent Living Fund (ILF)
  • self funded
  • via local authority contract
  • combination of all of the above

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

Contact Us

For more information on availability and costs, please contact The Service Co-ordinator in your area:

West of Scotland
RNIB Glasgow
Service Co-ordinator
Tel: 0141 332 9686
Email: [email protected]

East of Scotland
RNIB Pathway Service
Service Co-ordinator
Tel: 01592 646 015
Email: [email protected]

West Dumbarton Services
Service Co-ordinator
Tel: 0141 941 1041
Email: [email protected]