OUR AIMS ARE
o To enable and improve daily independent living for visually impaired people and families, through improved information, support and technology.
o To provide opportunities for self-help within the group, and support for others outside the society.
o To provide a voice for all visually impaired people in Merthyr Borough.
o To provide a social environment for visually impaired people.
WHAT WE DO
o Contact everyone who registers
o Send out information, usually as a quarterly newsletter in Large Print, by email or as a CD.
o Regular social phone calls to visually impaired. people who are housebound.
o Invite mobile displays and run training workshops in Merthyr, to help people with vision loss.
o Work closely with MTBC and lobby councillors for improved service provision and funding.
o … and much more.
HOW YOU CAN HELP US
o Take part in our meetings.
o Volunteer for a project. We can help those with little or no vision to do something useful.
o If you are sighted, volunteer to support our projects.
o Make a donation or sponsor us to fund our work.