At NCBI, our aim is to provide you with information, advice and support to understand your child’s sight loss, the impact on their development and how to support them to reach their potential. Whether you are a parent, relative or professional working with a child with sight loss, NCBI is here for you during all life stages, offering a broad range of experience and knowledge delivered through our professionally trained staff.
Information and advice
We will provide you with information and advice on common eye conditions in childhood, how to access educational supports, details about how to confirm your child’s vision impairment, what this means and how to qualify.
Support for families and professionals
We will provide you with support in relation to helping you understand your child’s sight loss, building strategies to maximise your child’s learning opportunities, peer support, assessments, advice with assistive technology.
NCBI offer a range of assessments including:
- Functional Vision,
- Cortical Vision Impairment,
- Orientation and Mobility,
- Independent Living Skills,
- Assistive Technology and
We offer individual and group based training workshops focussed on developing compensatory skills such as: Mobility, Independent Living, Social Skills, Visual/Sensory Efficiency, Self-Determination, Independent Travel and Assistive Technology.
For further information on our services to children, contact NCBI today on Tel: 01 830 7033 or email firstname.lastname@example.org