Supporting People with Sight Loss

This page provides advice for professionals on how to effectively support people with sight loss; it was commissioned in partnership with the Integrated Care System for Nottingham and Nottinghamshire and is funded by NHS England.

It includes information on making communications and services accessible to people with sight loss; engaging effectively with people with sight loss; outlining the support currently available from a range of organisations locally and nationally, with links to help you refer and signpost clients for support.

  1. Making your premises accessible to people with visual impairments
  2. Effective Communication
  3. How to guide someone with a visual impairment
  4. Prevention
  5. Eye Conditions
  6. Early Intervention
  7. Adapting to a Life with Sight Loss
  8. Technology and Apps
  9. Emotional Support
  10. Employment Support

If you have any suggestions for additional information you would like to see added to this area please drop us an email to or leave a message on our Contact page.

This Page has been funded by NHS England’s Long Term Conditions and Prevention Innovation Fund.