Our Values

Our Mission and Purpose

To support people who are blind, partially sighted or deaf blind to lead independent lives through a range of high quality services, advice and information.

Pavlo and Sahib

Our Principles

  • We believe that everyone is equal.
  • We believe that everyone should have the same chances in life.
  • We believe we should respect each others’ cultures and beliefs.
  • We believe that we should listen and support people to make choices about how they live their lives.
  • We believe that we should also listen to families, friends and other carers.
  • We believe in listening to, supporting and developing our staff.
  • We believe in trying new and different ways to support people.
  • We believe that we should provide value for money services.
  • We believe in always trying to make our services better.

Our Aims

  • To be the ‘go to’ organisation for people who are blind, partially sighted or deaf blind – and for those who care for them.
  • To be respected by the local community for our expertise; for the quality of our services; and as an organisation who treats people equally.
  • To help each person to reach their needs and aspirations.
  • To respond to peoples changing needs.
  • To respond to the needs of the community.
  • To work together with other organisations.
  • To provide outstanding services.
  • To advocate for – and to respond to – change.