Wirral Society of the Blind and Partially Sighted
Ashville Lodge Resource Centre
Public phone: 0151 652 8877
Website URL: http://www.wirralsociety.org.uk
Service offered: Range of services to promote self-help and independence for visually impaired people. Resource centre with daily living and technical aids. Advocacy service (0151 651 0635). Drop-in centre, volunteering service, hospital information point. Parents support group, social group, craft group. Audio book lending library. Scented and tactile gardens. ICT courses.
Target group: Visually impaired people, their families and carers.
Area served: Wirral.
How to contact: Drop In (Limited during coronavirus pandemic, book appointment. Please check website for up to date information), phone or via website.
Monday: 9am - 4pm
Tuesday: 9am - 4pm
Wednesday: 9am - 4pm
Thursday: 9am - 4pm
Friday: 9am - 4pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Building all on level, with access for wheelchair users. All information available in large print, on tape or in Braille. Home visits for people unable to attend the office.
Languages other than English:
Charity number: 703123
Year established: 1989
Staffing: 5 part time staff and 46 volunteers.
Public transport: Birkenhead Park train station.
Record last checked: 11 November 2020