Description: Bridgend (and district) is a local society supporting blind and partially sighted people and their carers of all ages in BCBC. They also hold monthly coffee mornings from 10 - 12 on the first Friday of every month at Evergreen Hall, Angel Street, Bridgend. Contact Wales Council of the Blind initially.
Tel: 02920 473954
Category: Third/voluntary Sector
Bridgevis organise meals out, visits to places of interest and trips
to the New Theatre Cardiff and the Wales Millennium Centre. There is also an audio shooting club
, a gardening club and bowls. They also hold monthly coffee mornings from 10 - 12 on the first Friday of every month at Evergreen Hall, Angel Street, Bridgend.
Bridgevis Gardening Club - (Bridgevis (Bridgend & District VI society))Service
The gardening club
meets on Wednesday mornings to grow fruit & vegetables at an accessible allotment with raised beds. Transport
is available. The bus
leaves Evergreen Hall, Bridgend, at 9.50 am.
Computer training - (Bridgevis (Bridgend & District VI society))Service
Bridgevis provide computer training
and computer drop in sessions for members at Bridgend College.
Bridgevis volunteers work with the ECLO
s within the hospital to provide information and support to patients who are experiencing, or have some level of, sight loss.
Shooting Club - (Bridgevis (Bridgend & District VI society))Service
for blind and partially sighted people in Bridgend. Using a sound signal to indicate how close to the target the aim is, it is usable for people with total sight loss.