Supporting people with visual impairment.

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Barrow & Districts Society for the Blind is a primary source of assistance giving people who are visually impaired the opportunity to improve the quality and independence of their lives

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About Us

The Society aims to support visually impaired people who live within Barrow-in-Furness and the surrounding area.

To achieve this, the charity:

  • Provides information and advice to visually impaired people and to their families and carers
  • Provides visually impaired people with a range of sight loss support and social activities
  • Helps visually impaired people of all ages to live independently
  • Promotes awareness of sight loss issues
  • Supports people within a residential home

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2019 K2B and C2B

11th of May 2019 was the annual Keswick to Barrow / Coniston to Barrow. charity sponsored walk.

The sun was shinning, birds where singing as our two teams ventured up to the starting line`s at the ungodly morning hours. Both teams battled through , some ran the whole event, others went at a fast pace, achieving for many their very 1st K2B/C2B Challenge.

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Barrow and Districts Society for the Blind have a range of activities and events throughout the year. Our events are for all ages and we encourage friends and families to participate.

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