Latest Updates

coffee and tech

Tech Drop in: Try Tech, Advice, Questions & Settings

Please come to our Tech Drop In Sessions. If you have a visual impairment or a friend or family member who may need help then visit a session. Sessions are the First & Third Tuesday, anytime between 10:30am – 2:30pm and you don’t need any technology experience at all.


Hear about our technology help service!

We went to talk with Vale Radio about the technology service we offer and why it’s so important. Have a listen, it might be something that affects you, a family member or a friend.

system to navigate

Gadgets that see?

Prof. Amir Amedi’s been working in his world-renowned Lab for Brain and Multisensory Research, so that people with vision impairment can “see” their environment. This is with the aid of sensory substitution devices (SSDs) that provide visual information from sound and touch.


Launch of our Information Kiosk

We are very pleased to invite you to the launch of our Accessible information kiosk.

iOS apps

“What can a tablet do for me?”

What features and benefits a tablet can offer? Come in to have a chat and learn an easy way to: set alarms, reminders, play music, read books, send emails, contact family & friends and more! 


Vale Radio – have a listen!

Exciting news – on Tuesday, September 20th, our technology researcher will be having a chat with Steve Twynham of Vale Radio. Information from the website describes part of the show as: “Inspire is the No 1 place on the radio to hear truly Inspirational stories and great music. Inspire is also a platform for people […]

picture of someone using smart phone and laptop

Donate your old technology – laptops, tablets and mobiles

Do you have any technology that you are not using? We are seeking good quality laptops, tablets and smart phones to help our technology support service. With your unused items items we can support people with sight loss in using technology and navigating the inbuilt accessibility settings. Whether apple or android devices we can utilise […]

More News Posts