Living with low vision can be difficult in a world made for people without visual obstacles. We have therefore prepared a list of websites and apps hat can make your life a bit easier!
This website allows you to convert files into formats - for example, you can convert a word document into an audio document.
Own an Apple product? Then this website is made for you. All the latest
This website is designed especially for blind and visually impaired people who use Apple products. It gives you all the new product and updates for iOS/OSX, and is designed for the blind or those with low vision.
Stay up-to-date with technology and learning through this Perkins website.
RLSB have a tech hub which can support with assistive technology.
A Facebook group for parents and carers.
Mums and Dads with a visual impairment in the UK can receive a support network here.
Access resources for children who have low vision.
Toys that celebrate disabilities are celebrated here.
If you have blind and visually impaired children, this is a support network for parents.
Accessibly formatted books for the blind or visually impaired - you can pair these with a screen-reader or magnifier. Why not browse our electronic screen-readers and electronic magnifiers here.
The BBC has a page for podcasts about disability.
Bringing reading to those with sight loss.
Visit us on Facebook for all the latest low vision news.
Th BBC have a news page centring on stories about disabled people. stories.
This provides articles about disability.
A disability lifestyle magazine for you to read.
This tells you about the access for locations, venues and places of note in the UK.
Great for professionals who work with those with low vision.
They provide audio described performances, touch tours and accessible visual arts productions.
Vision Enhancers provides carefully chosen low vision aids from quality manufacturers which have been tried and tested in low vision clinics.
We want to help you to choose the right visual aids for your needs and to provide advice and support to help you to make the most of the vision you have.
If you need advice please call us on 0800 112 3691 and we will help you to find the best product for your requirements.