Organisation Details

Organisation

Name
RNIB Transcription Centre

Venue Address

Address 1
105 Judd Street
Town
London
Postcode
WC1H 9NE

More About The Organisation

Organisation Description

About the Organisation

Personal Transcription

Whether it’s the magical place your favourite book used to take you, or special memories locked in letters and journals that you can no longer read, we understand the importance and power of the written word and how difficult it can be for you to read what you want, when you want.

Everyday life is full of print and the inability to read this can present significant barriers to leading an independent life. Our team at RNIB’s Personal Transcription Centre can help with removing these barriers. They can help you to stay in touch with your local community, continue to attend social groups and activities, enjoy your favourite hobby, or widen your horizons through education and travel, by simply taking your print and converting it into a format you can read yourself.

What formats do we offer?

•Audio in human voice or digitally generated synthetic speech, on CD, Daisy CD, or as an mp3 file
•Braille
•Large and giant print
•Electronic text
•Tactile diagrams and images
•Accessible sheet music and musical scores - Modified Stave notation

Organisation Details

Costs

Contact provider for details.

Type Of Service
Independence and Housing Web Site Helpline

Inclusive Services

Additional and Special Educational Needs

Conditions
Visual Impairment Communication

Accessibility

Physical Environment Accessibility

Is there accessible parking on site?
No
Is there a pedestrian route?
No
Is it smooth and with dropped kerbs?
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
Can wheelchair users clear the outer door prior to opening the inner?
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?
No
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
Is this safe and enclosed?
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

Preparing for Adulthood

Preparing for Adulthood Categories

Preparing for Adulthood - Health
Equipment and Adapations

Training & Policies

Please indicate the ratio of staff / volunteers who have knowledge and experience of:

Child Protection (Safeguarding)
None
Behaviour Management
None
Administration of medicines
None
Inclusion/Equal Opportunities
None
Risk Assessment
None
Manual Handling
None
British Sign Language
None
Makaton
None
Enabling verbal and non verbal communication
None
Inclusive Play
None

Does your organisation have policies and procedures for:

Child Protection (Safeguarding)
No
Behaviour Management
No
Complaints
No
Intimate Care
No
Continence
No
Incident/Accident logs
No
Registration for sessions
No

This organisation was last updated on Thursday, 29 Mar 2018 10:08 AM - if you think this information is out of date or inaccurate then please let us know

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