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Directory of local groups/projects who are offering specific support during the current COVID-19 pandemic »

In line with Government advice, most groups and organisations in the city have had to take the unfortunate decision to suspend face to face and group work activities. Please telephone or email the contacts listed for the group or organisation if you are interested in their work to check what alternative arrangements might be available or to find out about alternative groups or services in your area.

RNIB Access Consultancy Services help improve access to buildings, streets, transport, sign-age, tactile images and maps, way-finding, products, websites and information.

Business services

Get training, consultancy and products from RNIB to support your business. You can make a real difference to blind and partially sighted people in your work with the help of our services.

The RNIB Business website offers full information on training, consultancy and products to support your business.

RNIB has a track record of working with businesses across all sectors, both in the UK and internationally, to develop innovative products, deliver both generic and customised training solutions and provide consultancy services to help support people with disabilities. You will find us associated with the biggest bluechip companies around the world working to ensure basic infrastructure like operating systems or the environment is accessible, through to the smallest specialist agencies building products for the disability market.

Within the UK there are over 2 million people living with sight loss and over 11 million people who are living with a disability that affects their everyday life. Supporting these needs means creating accessible information, understanding workplace requirements and providing products and services that help people who live with a disability to live a normal life.

RNIB Business offers a range of services to help you increase your business, including training, consultancy, assistance for development projects and technology support.

To find out more visit our dedicated RNIB Business website at, or talk to one of our team please call on 01733 375 370, or via email

Free advice and support

We offer free guidance for any professionals on:

- Employing a blind or partially sighted person
- Complying with the Equality Act

We also offer specific advice, support and networking for:

- Health professionals
- Social care professionals
- Education professionals
- Employment professionals
- Legal professionals preparing a Will or administering an estate
All ages
Days and Times
Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 5pm
Contact Details
Contact Telephone: 01733 375 370
Contact Email:

This record was last modified on: 24 March 2016