Wandsworth Council’s Family Information Service provides free information and guidance on childcare, education, family support and activities for children and young people aged 0-19 years (up to 25 for young people with special needs or disabilities).
Practical and emotional support for everyone affected by sight loss.
Giving families of children with visual impairment emotional and practical support, advice and information.
Providing support to blind and partially sighted children, young people and their families, including offering grants for equipment and services as well as organising trips and events.
Help, support and services for visually impaired children and their parents or carers.
Supporting families with disabled children.
Helping blind and partially sighted people into work through their training and employment services.
Providing practical help and support to blind and partially sighted people of all ages.
Supporting and campaigning for children and adults who are deafblind.
Helping young people live beyond sight loss.
Providing mobility and freedom to blind and partially sighted people.
Providing grants to low-income families raising disabled and seriously ill children and young people.
Helping blind and partially sighted children who have a talent or a love for music. The AMBER Music Awards can help low-income families to pay for music lessons, music therapy sessions, musical instruments and more.
Metro is a London based Sports and Social Club for blind and partially sighted people of all ages. Metro's members include many of the UK’s top international sports men and women, but the club is also there for those who are new to sport or who want to enjoy less competitive activities.
Helping to settle disagreements that arise between parents and local authorities/schools about the special educational needs (SEN) of children and young people, and how best to meet these needs
A social networking space for parents/carers to blog about their visually impaired children and seek advice and guidance.
Unified English Braille (UEB) information