RNIB Northern Ireland
Victoria House, 17 Gloucester Street
Public phone: 0303 123 9999 / 02890 329 373
Website URL: http://www.rnib.org.uk/northernireland
Service offered: Range of services for blind and partially sighted people. Offices in Belfast, L’Derry and Coleraine. Emotional and practical support service at main hospital eye clinics & 271 opticians. Benefits checks. Children & Youth programmes, including sports & leisure. Community Activity Programmes. Confidence Building courses and IT training. Holiday chalet. Talking magazine and books. Employment support services, products to support independent living.
Target group: Blind and partially sighted people, their carers, professionals.
Area served: Northern Ireland.
How to contact: Phone (NB the main 0303 123 9999 number is open 8am – 8pm weekdays and 9am – 5 pm on Saturday), Braille message, audio tape or email. Please note due to coronavirus pandemic that until further notice all NI offices are closed. We are still open for business and contactable via our main number above
Monday: 10am - 4pm
Tuesday: 10am - 4pm
Wednesday: 10am - 4pm
Thursday: 10am - 4pm
Friday: 10am - 4pm
Office Hours: 9am - 5pm weekdays
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: 3 day centres are fully accessible. Tactile pavements, colour coding, additional lighting. Information available on tape (and CD by request), in large print and in Braille.
Languages other than English:
Charity number: 226227
Year established: 1978
Staffing: 64 full time, 6 part time, 277 volunteers.
Public transport: City centre location.
Record last checked: 01 November 2021