Visit Scottish War Blinded's information stand at Sight Village events in Edinburgh and Glasgow

Posted: 22/03/2016 | Scottish War Blinded

Scottish War Blinded will exhibit at Edinburgh (Tuesday 26 April 2016) and Glasgow Sight Village (Wednesday 27 April 2016) roadshow events.

The event is free to attend and showcases a wide range of charities, support services and specialist equipment providers who work towards supporting blind and partially sighted people live fulfilling, independent lives.

Visitors will have the opportunity to learn about the free support Scottish War Blinded provides to veterans of the armed forces who have a visual impairment sustained either in conflict or subsequently to their service.

A range of specialist equipment will be on show on Scottish War Blinded’s stand which the charity’s members use to support independent living including long cane, low-glare spectacles, magnifiers, liquid level indicators and talking watches.

Do you know someone who has served in the Armed Forces and living with a visual impairment?

If you or someone you know could benefit from Scottish War Blinded membership, Sight Village is the perfect opportunity to take the first step towards guiding them to us.

Venues and Dates:

  • Sight Village Edinburgh (Tuesday 26 April 2016) Hilton Grosvenor, Grosvenor Street, Haymarket, Edinburgh, EH12 5EF
  • Sight Village Glasgow (Wednesday 27 April 2016) Marriot Hotel, Argyle Street, Glasgow, G3 8RR