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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

Highlights from Sandwell Talking News AGM on 29 March 2021

The recent Virtual Sandwell Talking News AGM ran fairly smoothly after a slight problem with muting audio and after the formalities of the meeting everyone who attended was treated to 'As gentlemanly a little fellow as ever stepped’ – the life and times of a Victorian convict prison governor' which …

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TV Chat – Getting Closer to ‘Too Close’

As a new TV drama starts next week on ITV at 9.00 pm on three consecutive nights called ‘Too Close’, SVI are hosting a chance to discuss the series as it unfolds over the three nights.  You will have the opportunity to discuss the characters and plot and, for those of you who take advantage of the …

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Krupa and Kiran’s Cooking Class

The third helping of our exciting Indian cookery class, specially designed to cater for people with varying degrees of sight loss, was again a great success. Hosted again by Krupa and Kiran Patel, the third session again produced a delicious Paneer Tikka Masala and Mint Yoghurt Dip. If you fancy …

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