Beacon Centre for the Blind

Contact details

Beacon Centre for the Blind
Wolverhampton Road East

Public phone: 01902 880 111


Website URL:

General information

Service offered: A range of activities for blind or partially sighted people including daytime activities such as pottery classes, cooking sessions and tech advice as well as social interaction. We also run an employment service for those looking to find work or improve their skills, a home visiting service, low vision advice and equipment, optician service, talking newspaper and there is onsite accommodation for those with sight loss. Additional Address - Mary Stevens Centre, Hagley Road, Oldswinford, Stourbridge, DY8 2JP

Target group: Blind and partially sighted adults.

Area served: Wolverhampton, Dudley, Sandwell and South Staffordshire.

How to contact: Phone (01902 880111) or email for further details or an appointment. Mon-Fri 9am-3pm


Monday: 9am - 3pm

Tuesday: 9am - 3pm

Wednesday: 9am - 3pm

Thursday: 9am - 3pm

Friday: 9am - 3pm


Office Hours:


Wheelchair access: Yes - full

Accessible toilets: Yes

Access notes: Parking for disabled people. Level entrance. Lifts. Loop system in many areas.

Other information

Languages other than English: Punjabi and access to interpreters.

Charity number: 216092

Year established: 1875

Staffing: 45 full time and 58 part time staff, 250 volunteers.

Public transport: Buses 558 and 541 stop outside.

Record last checked: 29 November 2023


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