The Spring 2016 edition of Outlook is now available. If you wish to receive a copy through the post it is available in print, audio and braille formats. Phone 020 8423 5141 to request a copy or click here to access print and audio formats online.
Find out about the latest in video magnifiers, desktop magnification software and audio services at our Low Vision Drop-In Day at the William Hobbayne Centre. Dolphin, Enhanced Vision, Calibre Audio Library and Blind Veterans will all be present to talk to about their services and to demonstrate their latest products. We will also be bringing […]
Action for Blind People in association with Ealing Association for the Blind are running an introductory session on Monday 25th January for anyone that is interested in using a tablet or smartphone to learn about the technology and how to use it to access the internet. The session is free and is aimed at beginners […]
I visited Sight Village on the second day of the London exhibition. A large number of exhibitors were present at Sight Village, held this year at Kensington Town Hall. I was particularly keen to see two things: the Claria Vox mobile phone and the ORCAM camera. The Claria Vox is based on an Android smartphone. […]
Following our previous announcement regarding TfL works leading to the closure of the footpath along Cumberland Road from Queensbury Station to Lowther Road, the footpath has now been reopened. The works will now recommence in January and last approximately four months. We have also met with London Underground regarding the closure. They have said that […]
Welcome to our new website! It has taken quite a while to put together the new site but finally we are live. We hope you will enjoy our new look and find it easier to navigate and easier to find information than our old site. If you have any problems with the site please do […]
On Sunday 27th September 2015 we held a lovely party to honour and show appreciation to our marvellous volunteers in Ealing. The party was held at the William Hobbayne Centre in Hanwell and we were delighted to be supported by a group of 12 young volunteers from ‘The Challenge’, who helped with everything from serving […]
Want to try out something new – Brent VI Taster day is running taster sessions in a range of activities on Saturday 21st November at Willesden Sports Centre, from 11.30am – 4pm. Telephone 020 8955 1120 or visit www.allactivebrent.co.uk for further details.
Our Mobile Advice Unit has been operational for a couple of months, visiting a variety of locations across most of our boroughs. It has generated a huge amount of interest in a very short space of time and, thanks largely to the efforts of Alex Roy, we are already establishing regular venues including hospitals and […]
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