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Living Well with Sight Loss group

Sight Support Worthing is pleased to be partnering with the RNIB to offer a Living Well with Sight Loss group, starting Friday 29th September.

 

This is a FREE group for West Sussex residents. It is suitable for adults of all ages, including friends, family members or anyone affected by vision loss. 

These free one-hour group phone sessions will be held every Friday morning for 6 weeks, from 10.30am – 12.00 noon. Members need to sign up for the whole course and the last session will be on the 3rd December 2021.

 

Each session covers a range of topics including:

  • understanding welfare rights
  • staying independent
  • tips and gadgets for everyday living
  • eye health
  • hobbies and interests.

Participants will also learn about other organisations and services that can provide support.

To access the group you can dial in by telephone or use your smartphone to join by video (link will be provided).

To book your free place, please contact us either by email (info@sightsupportworthing.org.uk) or call 01903 235782

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Book a RNIB Mental Wellbeing Check-in Session

The RNIB is offering Mental Wellbeing Check-ins. These one off sessions are for community members with sight loss who would like to share feelings, explore coping strategies and any further support needs with a trained counsellor.

Sessions will address some of the feelings created by the current pandemic situation including anxiety and distress. To refer into this service please fill in the form online or call the helpline 03031239999.