Reading Association for the Blind


Supporting visually impaired people of Reading since 1883

We are a charitable association offering services to the Blind and visually impaired in Reading Berkshire UK.

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  A group from Young at Heart enjoying lunch out at the Goring and Streatley Golf Club in October 2014
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  RAB sight impaired person with his guide walking through woods June 2016

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Local

BBC Radio Berkshire Berkshire NHS Berkshire Vision Reading Council Readibus
ReadiBus' principal service is a telephone-booked accessible bus service and it is available door-to-door across a large part of Central and West Berkshire and South Oxfordshire.
Reading libraries Berkshire Dementia Care (Demcare) Reading Chronicle Reading Evening Post

Local talking newspapers

Reading's Talking News
Henley Talking Newspaper
Richard Hodgkin, Chairman, 01491 573192
email: hodgkin3@waitrose.com
Caroline Green, Secretary, 01628 826181
email: caroline@carolinegreen.co.uk
Bracknell TN Tel:01344 304567
Didcot Abingdon & Wantage TN Maidenhead & District TN Ass
Newbury & District  TN Tel:01635 200443
Swindon TN Bedford Talking Newspaper for the Blind (BDAN)

National

easyfundraising Counselling Directory
They only lists counsellors and psychotherapists 
who are members of a recognised professional body or those who have sent them copies of their qualifications and insurance cover.
Royal National Institute of Blind People Macular Disease Society Infosound
InfoSound offers free, accessible, impartial and relevant information for those in the UK who live with sight loss
Talking News Federation
A national organisation with links and information about the large number of local Talking Newspaper services across the United Kingdom.
Add-Venture in Learning
This is a membership organisation which plans to continue providing courses which give access to life-long learning for disabled people. It was set up by students, tutors, and guides in October 2006 when the University of Bristol announced that the Centre for Access and Communication Studies would close after 25 years of successfully organising adult education courses for visually impaired students.
Talking Newspaper Association of the United Kingdom Talking Newspapers - Local talking newspapers directory British wireless for the Blind Thrive
(Thrive is the national horticultural charity based at Beech Hill just out side Reading).
cobolt co uk.
Suppliers of Audible equipment for sensory impaired persons.
Insight Radio a radio station manned by vision impaired persons Talking Computers
A monthly audio cassette for the vision impaired computer user, now you can listen to it on line.
Audio Network BlindCoolTech.com British Sound Recording Association Calibre Audio Library Carers Direct (NHS) Partially-Sighted.com The Accessible Friends Network UK Association for Accessible Formats
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