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RNIB SCOTLAND

RNIB Scotland is the leading charity working with blind and partially sighted people in Scotland.

http://www.rnib.org.uk/aboutus/contactdetails/scotland/Pages/scotland.aspx


GUIDE DOGS SCOTLAND

Guide Dogs Scotland wants a society in which blind and partially sighted people enjoy the same freedom of movement as everyone else.

We have training centres at Forfar, Edinburgh and Hamilton, outreach in the Highlands and Borders, fundraising branches throughout the country and over 1500 volunteers.  Our training centres offer services to blind and partially sighted people and our fundraising branches are focal points in our drive to raise vital funds for Guide Dogs.

We campaign alongside blind and partially sighted people for better access to services and transport, and freedom of mobility. Working together we aim to influence policies and legislation.

We have a network of volunteers throughout Scotland in a variety of roles from hands on work with our guide dogs to other roles such as coordinating the distribution and collection of money boxes, volunteer drivers, receptionists or running visits at our Guide Dog Training School in Forfar.

http://www.guidedogs.org.uk/aboutus/localtoyou/scotland/


CALIBRE AUDIO LIBRARY

Calibre Audio Library is a national charity providing a subscription-free postal service of unabridged audio books for adults and children with sight problems, dyslexia or other disabilities, who cannot read print.

http://www.calibre.org.uk/


LOTHIANSOUND

Lothiansound now produces a monthly CD of articles from the Scots Magazine. If you think any of your Listeners would like to receive a CD, please invite them to call 0131-661-2850 or Email: info@lothiansound.org.uk


RNIB NATIONAL LIBRARY SERVICE

http://www.rnib.org.uk/livingwithsightloss/reading/services/rnibnationallibrary/Pages/national_library_service.aspx


MACULAR SOCIETY UK

http://www.macularsociety.org/

The Society has been supporting people with macular conditions like age-related macular degeneration (AMD) for over 25 years. We offer information and support and we fund research to find a cure. Through the generous donations of our members and all our supporters our services are free. You can help us and become a member of the Macular Society or make a donation.

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