Service Details

Venue Contact Details

Telephone

More About The Organisation

About the Service

About the Organisation

Retina UK is the national charity for families living with inherited retinal dystrophies. We fund research and provide information and support to those affected by inherited sight loss and the professionals who support them.

We support anyone with the following visual impairments: Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP), Rod Cone dystrophy, Cone Rod dystrophy, Choroideremia, Leber congenital amaurosis (LCA), Bardet-Biedl syndrome (BBS), Usher syndrome, Stargardt disease.

Helpline: 0300 111 4000 – Our helpline is operated by volunteers all directly affected with a genetic eye disorder, who genuinely understand the issues faced with daily living.

Talk and Support – For people who prefer a regular call from someone who is affected with inherited sight loss and can offer a listening ear, provide information, hints and tips.

To find out more about the telephone, online, and face-to-face services offered by Retina UK please visit our website: www.RetinaUK.org.uk.

Opening Times
MondayFrom 0930To 2130helpline
TuesdayFrom 0930To 2130helpline
WednesdayFrom 0930To 2130helpline
ThursdayFrom 0930To 2130helpline
FridayFrom 0930To 2130helpline
SaturdayCLOSED
SundayCLOSED

Service Details

Type Of Service
Helpline
Who can use your service?

families living with inherited retinal dystrophies

Inclusive Services

Additional and Special Educational Needs

Conditions we support
Visual Impairment

Accessibility

Physical Environment Accessibility

Is there accessible parking on site?
No
Is there a pedestrian route?
No
Are doors 900mm or more wide, with flat thresholds?
No
Do you have external ramps?
No
Do you have a lobby / porch area?
No
Are there interior automatic doors?
No
Are there wide unobstructed corridors (minimum 1200mm)?
No
Do you have a lift for wheelchair users?
No
Do you have internal ramps?
No
Do you have internal steps?
No
Do you have a visual / flashing fire alarm?
No
Do you have accessible toilets?
Yes
Do you have an accessible changing room with a changing bed and a hoist?
No
Do you have an induction loop and / or radio mikes?
No
Do you have a quiet room or a quiet area?
No
Do you have an outdoors play area?
No
Are the outdoor areas well lit (for evening activities)?
No
Do you have a soft play area?
No
Do you have a sensory room or area?
No