SOUTHEND BLIND WELFARE ORGANISATION
Supporting people with sight loss since 1958
Equipment and Information Centre
This web site is designed to enable ease of use for the visually impaired
Southend Blind Welfare Organisation is an independent charity which provides
practical help to visually impaired people in and around the Southend-on-Sea area.
More projects are already in place and we are planning exciting new services to
give visually impaired people the chance to do what they want and opportunities
to gain confidence and 21st century skills.
Lily the PAT dog who visits our clubs
Click here for more information and to vote for Lily on
the PAT dog of the year 2014/2015
The Equipment and Information Centre
Situated in Hamlet Court Road, Westcliff, the Centre offers people with sight
problems a chance to try out a large range of specialist equipment including
voice enhanced computers and CCTVs. Many other aids to daily independent l
iving can also be demonstrated by our team of volunteers.
For more information: click here
Second Hand Equipment for Sale: click here
Elkington House, Westcliff on Sea
A specialist residential home which offers sensitive care to
older people with sight problems in a friendly and warm environment.
We also have a very popular our charity shop in Hamlet Court Road building.
Donations always welcome
Clubs & Social Activities
If social activity is what you want,
then why not come along to one of our social clubs.
Each offer lots of support, entertainment and good company.
Telephone: (01702) 342131 for more information or click here
Day Trips, Theatre Trips & Special Events
Various holidays, day trips and special events are available for
people with sight loss and their carers. Rambling and walking,
group holidays, day trips, theatre trips and lots more.
Telephone: (01702) 342131 for more information
Click here for day trips
Click here for theatre trips
Click here for special events
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