Anyone with a sight impairment can access the support given by EYECAN. The types of services and support that are provided include:
Advice & Support
Listening to you and helping you get what you need.
Where to go to get help, with referrals to other services.
How to get around safely at home and in the community.
The service ranges from advice and information on simple techniques to a full orientation and mobility training with a long cane.
Sighted guiding training is also offered for family members or organisations working with people with a sight impairment.
Practical support to help people cope with sight loss.
Helping you get the most out of technology, step by step.
Supporting you to explain what you need to who can help.
Friendship, meals and activities in a homely environment.
Outing and interesting things to do.
Making phones, computers and text accessible.
Daily Living Advice
Equipment and skills to make life easier.
Bringing families together to enjoy fun activities.
Getting in touch with other people with sight loss.