Wiltshire Sight offers a wide range of resources tailored to those living with sight loss. Our resource centre has recently been updated so that we are providing the most up to date and relevant information and techno-aids tools available. Please select the resource pages from the menu above or the list of pages below, or if you have any question please call us for more information.
St Lucy’s Sight Centre
Our Resource Centre, in Devizes, everybody, including carers, friends and family. We offer demonstration and training on specialist items which are available to aid everyday tasks. Why not come along and test out some of equipment.
We have a vast experience of providing information for a wide range of eye conditions. As well as providing information packs on our own resources and services, we can also advise on what other help might be available through other organisations. Our aim is to provide the best information for your situation. Information packs can be produced in large print.
Keeping in touch is so important and we offer a number of ways to do this. We offer several newsletters which can be accessed via the website, or we can post them to you. Perhaps the quickest way to get them is to sign up to the email newsletter.
Most local areas produce a talking newspaper which will keep you up to date with all the news in your local area. Talking newspapers are usually produced once a week by volunteers. It’s a great way to keep in touch with the local news and with important upcoming events and socials. The papers cover a range of articles and are definitely very popular. If you would like to know if there is a talking newspaper covering your area, give us a call and we’ll put you in touch.
We have an extensive audio library with a wide range of Music CDs and Audio Books. These are available on loan and are posted to you with a pre-paid self return envelope. Our audio library catalogue is produced produced in a high contrast large print format making it perfect for easy selection of your next album or book.
It can be daunting when first exploring the benefit options that might be applicable. We can help with a full advice service on the benefits an other support agencies and networks that are available. Please call us if you would like to talk about benefits or other areas of support.
Online Audio Books
As an experiment we have included an example of an online audio books that can be played using an audio player on the web page. Please try out this service and let us know if you like it by calling the office. If we get good feedback on this idea we can expand the online library.
We also provide a list of links to other sites which we feel will be helpful.