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Blackburn & Darwen District Blind Society

Blackburn & Darwen District Blind Society is a local society providing a number of services that support people in the community who are partially sighted, blind and may often have other disabilities.

They offer a phone befriending service, provide information advise and signpost where needed via use of supporting tools i.e. Audio, Braille, Large print, and they sell various equipment to support visual needs.

They loan Perkins Braille machines to registered blind or visually impaired residents for a small quarterly charge.

They offer a Vision-loss service to provide advice and information.

They host coffee morning two days a month, and hold specialist talks and equipment demonstrations.

They also run a varied number of events and outings for our blind or visually impaired members.

Who to contact

Telephone
01254 698683

Where to go

Name
NJK House
Address
Suite 4 Unit A
Shadsworth Gateway Estate, Wilkinson Way
Blackburn
Postcode
BB1 2EE

Other Details

This service is part of the Local Offer

Local Offer

Local Offer Age Bands
5-11 years
Parents & carers
11-16 years
19-25 years
16-19 years
Needs Level
High
Medium
SEN Provision Type
Targeted
Specialist
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