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Hartlepool Blind Welfare Association

Contact details

Hartlepool Blind Welfare Association
Welfare Centre, 32 Avenue Road
TS24 8BB

Public phone: 01429 272 494


General information

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


Office Hours:


Wheelchair access: Yes - full

Accessible toilets: Yes

Access notes: Information available in large print, Braille and on tape.

Other information

Languages other than English:

Charity number: 223584

Year established: 1920

Staffing: 1 full time, 3 part time, 9 volunteers.

Public transport:

Record last checked: 19 February 2019


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