Technology For Life

Our Technology for Life team can give you information and support with:

  • Making the best use of your smartphone or tablet

  • Using accessibility software such as Screen readers or magnifiers

  • Understanding the specifications of products

  • Discovering new products that could be useful to you

  • Troubleshooting and problem solving

Our Technology Support volunteers provide one‑to‑one support at home for people with sight loss. They can help you to:

  • Set up your smartphone, tablet or other devices

  • Understand the features of your computer, tablet, smartphone or eReader

  • Set up applications to help you to keep doing the things you enjoy and stay in touch

  • Make the most of the internet and various online tools

RNIB’s Technology for Life team work alongside others to make sure technology support is available for blind and partially sighted people across the UK.

We support local and national partners, professionals and the RNIB Connect Community to deliver technology services in many locations across the UK.

We can put you in touch with a highly motivated community of digitally engaged people and help you find local support and training relating to technology.

You can contact RNIB’s Technology For Life team on 03031239999 or at [email protected] Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.