Home Visiting Service

What does it do?

The service is very flexible and is adapted to each individual member’s needs. Examples of the type of help given include taking people for short walks, assisting with forms and general paperwork, sorting/reading mail, tidying kitchen cupboards, writing Christmas cards and general friendship.

Who it is for?

The service is for anyone who is suffering from sight problems and needs assistance to help them to maintain their independence.

Where it is available?

Local service (East Dorset, West Dorset, Weymouth & Portland, Bournemouth, Christchurch, North Dorset, Poole, Purbeck).

What it costs:

Donations are always welcome if affordable.

How to access or apply for it:

For more information please contact the office on 01202 712869.

Additional information:

The Dorset Blind Association has six Home Visiting Co-Ordinators covering Dorset.


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