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A group of SVI members, staff and volunteers at the Active 60 Easter Party in Dartmouth Central Club.
SVI members, staff and volunteers at the Active 60 Easter Party

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SVI is managed and run by blind and visually impaired (VI) people. We give information and support to anyone in Sandwell with an interest in visual impairment. Our services enable VI people to be as independent as possible and help overcome the challenges of sight loss. We make sure that the needs and concerns of VI people in Sandwell are embedded in local service planning and delivery.

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Come along for talk and support

Sandwell Visually Impaired (SVI) has arranged a further monthly support group for anyone blind or visually impaired.¬† This will enable you to share tips and tricks that make life easier. It will be a safe space to explore your feelings and get emotional support. Whether you have been living with …

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Sandwell Talking News AGM

Sandwell Talking News Annual General Meeting at West Bromwich Town Hall on Monday 29 April 2024 from 11.00am to 1.00pm. Our partners, Sandwell Talking News (STN), invite you their Annual General Meeting. As well as conducting the formal business section of the meeting, STN will welcome our guest …

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Voting at the local election in Sandwell

The local elections are on 2 May. Sandwell Council wants to make the voting process as easy as possible for people who are blind and visually impaired. They know it's important to have accessible, audio information on their website. So they asked Sandwell Talking News if some¬† of their volunteers …

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