Hartlepool Blind Welfare Association
Welfare Centre, 32 Avenue Road
Public phone: 01429 272 494
Service offered: Information, support and befriending for people with visual impairments. Resource centre open afternoons for use of equipment including CCTV & Braille machine. Skill centre open mornings for daily living skills such as cooking & equipment use. Home visiting scheme. Issue of aids & equipment including RNIB goods. Fortnightly talking newspaper. Welfare hall for social meetings & handicraft classes.
Target group: People with visual impairments.
Area served: Hartlepool and surrounding areas.
How to contact: Call in or phone.
Monday: 9am - 5pm
Tuesday: 9am - 5pm
Wednesday: 9am - 5pm
Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 4pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Information available in large print, Braille and on tape.
Languages other than English:
Charity number: 223584
Year established: 1920
Staffing: 1 full time, 3 part time, 9 volunteers.
Record last checked: 19 January 2017