Do you know anyone who is living with sight loss in our community who would be interested in getting advice and support?

The Beacon Centre for the Blind will be running an outreach service at Kinver Community Library starting on Thursday 2nd February, 10.00 – 12.00, then at the same time on the first Thursday of each month.

Helpful specialist support on offer will include: Vision assessment;  Low vision strategies;  How to gain employment with vision impairment;  How to gain independence despite vision impairment;  Use of technology; Sight awareness training.

Pete Moodie from Beacon says: “We are delighted to be offering this new service with Kinver Community Library. If you or someone you know is living with sight loss and starting to find everyday tasks more difficult come along to find out how Beacon can help.”

The service is free, but you must book an appointment, either at the library counter or contact Pete Moodie at Beacon Centre for the Blind on 01902 880111. Please visit Beacon’s website for further information on their outreach services at