National Organisations for Visual Impairment


The Eyesite website provides information about eye conditions and diseases through animations and games.

Visit the Eyesite website.

Starting University

Starting University is useful for finding information on university, support at university and Disabled Students’ Allowance.

Visit the Starting University website.

Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)

The Royal National Institute of Blind People offers information, support and advice to people with sight loss.

Visit the RNIB website.

They also have a library service which offers giant print, audio and Braille books. Search on the RNIB National Library Service website.


Access2books also have popular children’s books in giant print and braille with illustrations.

Visit the Access2books website.