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SVI Management Committee
SVI Management Committee

About us

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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Latest News

Getting into the Christmas Spirit

It's time for us to get festive and start planning the Sandwell Talking News Christmas Special. This year we’d like SVI members, friends and supporters to join in and give it extra sparkle.  We're excited to announce that two of our many-talented STN volunteer readers, Be Fearless coach Sarah-Ann …

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Let’s fight hate crime together

It's National Hate Crime Awareness Week this week, from 11 to 17 October. We are joining our partners in Sandwell to say no to hate crime. SVI is one of Sandwell's many hate crime reporting centres. We will support you if you report a hate crime to us. Hate crime can affect any one of us. Hate …

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National Eye Health Week – 20 to 26 September 2021

This year's National Eye Health Week (NEHW) has taken place from 20 to 26 September 2021, promoting the importance of good eye health and the need for regular eye tests for all. Please find below a video that has been produced which involves members of SVI giving an insight into what they miss about …

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