Our Patron is Mr D Inglesby, Consultant Opthamologist (Retired)

We are a friendly pro-active group of blind and partially sighted people, meeting on a regular basis. 

It is about what we can do, not what we can't do.

Our Aims:

◾To promote the welfare, independence and quality of life for people with visual impairment in County Durham.

◾ To be a voice for blind and partially sighted people.

◾ To create awareness amongst organisations/service providers etc.

We always welcome new members, so why not join us.  Membership is £10 per year per person and you get a great deal in return.  For more information, an introductory pack and membership form contact Blind Life in Durham by telephone on 01388 763501, by email blindlifeindurham@gmail.com or by using the contact form on the Contact page of this website.

Some of the things we provide are:

  • Friendship and advice
  • Regular social meetings
  • Monthly newsletter
  • New Age Kurling and Bowls
  • Assistance with technology

Please see our EVENTS page to find out more about what we provide for our members.