Beacon Centre for the Blind

Contact details

Beacon Centre for the Blind
Wolverhampton Road East
Wolverhampton
WV4 6AZ

Public phone: 01902 880 111

Email: Click to Email

Website URL: http://www.beacon4blind.co.uk

General information

Service offered: Day centre for blind and partially sighted people offering education, training, recreational activities and a multi-sensory room Monday-Friday10am-3pm. Youth club for visually impaired children aged 5-16, Wednesday 6.30-8pm. Visiting service. Resource room with display of specialist equipment. Talking newspaper. Holidays and outings. Extracare sheltered housing unit with care and support.

Target group: Blind and partially sighted children and adults.

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

How to contact: Phone or email for further details or an appointment.

Availability

Monday: 9am - 5pm

Tuesday: 9am - 5pm

Wednesday: 9am - 5pm, 6.30-8pm youth club

Thursday: 9am - 5pm

Friday: 9am - 4.30pm

Weekends:

Office Hours:

Accessibility

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, 280 volunteers.

Public transport: Buses 558 and 541 stop outside.

Record last checked: 21 November 2016