Description: The Eyeless Trust offers a family support service, through appropriately qualified and experienced Family Support Workers, to families who have children with anophthalmia, microphthalmia or coloboma and related disabilities. The Trust's aim is to work in partnership with families, children and young people to enable them to maximise their full potential. Family Support Workers are located throughout Great Britain and Northern Ireland so that advice and assistance can be provided locally.
Tel: 01903 245 379
Email: via website
Category: Third/voluntary Sector
Family support workers - (The Eyeless Trust (merged with Royal Blind Society))Service
Family support workers spend time with each family according to their needs and ensure that they have all the services that they need in coming to terms with the emotional, financial and practical issues associated with having of a disabled child
. Also help older children with independent living skills.
Eyeless Trust grants - (The Eyeless Trust (merged with Royal Blind Society))Service
The Eyeless Trust offers modest grants
for families and children
. These are arranged through The Family Support Worker, and each year a large number of families benefit for a wide range of needs. Grants can be used for practical help, recreational activities and holidays