NCBI provides a variety of services to support people who are living with sight loss.
We provide advice and information on a range of issues relating to sight loss.
We are here to help you to deal with your diagnosis and to talk to you about its impact on your life.
If you are having difficulties reading, writing or carrying out everyday tasks, NCBI can help.
Some people may benefit from a phone with large buttons, a talking clock or watch, while others want to use the latest mobile and online technology.
NCBI’s training course in Dublin offers people with sight loss the chance to build confidence and independence before moving onto further training or education.
NCBI’s library holds a large collection of audio, large print and Braille books.
We provide advice and information on employment issues.
We sell a wide range of aids and appliances to help make everyday life easier.
Our activity centres in North Dublin and Wexford provide a wide range of activities for adults living in these areas.
Specialised education is available to children with vision impairments up to six years of age at our Early Learning Centre.
How to avail of our services
You can download a copy of NCBI’s Safeguarding Policy, entitled Information for families on Safeguarding Vulnerable Persons at Risk of Abuse National Policy and Procedures.