NCBI Working for People with Sight Loss - Longford/Westmeath Region
Open Hours: 9.00 - 5.00 Monday to Thursday
Contact: Annette Dowling
Address: NCBI, Clonbrusk Resource Centre, Coosan Road, Clonbrusk, Athlone, Co. Westmeath.
Phone: 090 647 3575
Fax: 090 647 7931
Legal Status: Registered Charity. (No CHY 4626).
Chairperson: David Hickson
Funding: Not for Profit Charitable Organisation - Voluntary Fundraising and HSE Grants.
Objectives: Working for People with Sight Loss. NCBI is a not for profit charitable organisation which provides support and services nationwide to people experiencing sight loss.
We also provide a range of services to public and private organisations to make sure that their services are accessible to people who are blind and vision impaired.
Services: Information and advice on eye conditions, government benefits and entitlements, and choosing aids & appliances. Promote self advocacy and advocate on clients behalf. To promote integration and independence.
Special Services: Our specialised services are that we provide Mobility Training, Low Vision Assessments and Independent Living Training. IT Assessment and Training. Library services which provides Talking books and Large Print Books.
Training: We provide Mobility Training, ILS Training and IT Training to clients.
County Longford Citizens Information Service Ltd.
Level One, Longford Shopping Centre, Longford
Tel: 07610 75890 Fax: 043 3342485