Here is a list of frequently asked questions to both inform and reassure you that NCBI is still here for you. Is NCBI still open? NCBI offices are closed for face to face appointments, charity shops and day centres are also closed. However, staff are working remotely to safely provide services over the phone and …Read More about Got any questions about NCBI services?
Wednesday 25th March 2020, NCBI is reminding everyone living with sight loss that its National Helpline 1850 33 43 53 is open from 8am-8pm Monday to Friday at this time, offering practical and emotional advice and support as well as information on our breadth of services that may be relevant to them. Chris White, NCBI …Read More about NCBI’s national helpline open to support blind or visually impaired people
Press Release For immediate release NCBI highlighting needs of visually impaired while shopping Monday 23rd March 2020, NCBI is asking all retailers to be mindful of the needs of people who are blind and visually impaired when shopping during this Covid19 pandemic bearing in mind that sight loss is not always a visible disability. Chris White, …Read More about NCBI highlighting needs of visually impaired while shopping
A Covid 19 Update from NCBI Over the last few weeks, NCBI have been closely monitoring the evolving situation with the COVID-19 outbreak to ensure we are taking every precaution to look after our clients, staff and volunteers. After careful consideration and out of an abundance of caution, we’ve decided to: Keep our essential community-basedservices open, but shift all planned face to face appointments to …Read More about NCBI is here to help you stay connected during Covid19
Thursday 12th March 2020, The National Council for the Blind of Ireland (NCBI) has joined forces with Maynooth University, 2nd year School of Business students to harness their entrepreneurial skills in the retail sector. Students are tasked with developing a business plan and implementing it across 17 NCBI shops in the Kildare and Dublin region. …Read More about NCBI and Maynooth University partnership: Student’s Take Over