Sight Support Derbyshire’s Resource Centres provide support, information and advice on a variety of topics relating to visual impairment and dual sensory conditions. We have Resource Centres at our offices in Derby and Chesterfield and our Mobile Resource Centre regularly visits venues throughout the county.
Information on various eye conditions
Leaflets and information can be obtained on various eye conditions that detail the causes, symptoms and known treatments.
Demonstration of aids and equipment to assist with sight loss
We provide information and advice regarding products that will enhance your sight and make your life easier, with an opportunity to buy the various aids and equipment.
Signposting to different services and organizations that can offer help and support
In addition to Sight Support Derbyshire services, we provide information and contact details for statutory services; Community Care Workers, Welfare Rights, Library Services, Rehabilitation, Optometrists, Blind Veterans for ex forces personnel and may more.
For more information on all services, please click here.
Tel: 01332 292262 during office hours, 9am to 5pm Mondays to Thursdays.
1 St Margaret's Drive, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 4SY
Tel: 01246 551727 during office hours, 8am to 4pm Mondays to Thursdays.
Please ring for an appointment as staff are often out on visits.
Mobile 'Pop Up' Resource Centre
Sight Support Derbyshire's mobile 'pop up' resource centre travels to libraries, supermarkets, GP surgeries and other community spaces, offering advice on our services and specialist equipment. Look out for it in your area.
It is funded by the Postcode Community Trust, a grant giving charity funded entirely of players of People's Postcode Lottery.
For more information about the Postcode Community Trust, visit www.postcodecommunitytrust.org.uk.
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