WESC Foundation - The Specialist Centre For Visual Impairment

WESC Foundation - The Specialist Centre For Visual Impairment

Charity information

WESC Foundation - The Specialist Centre For Visual Impairment

The WESC Foundation is a specialist day and residential centre offering a unique experience for young people and adults with visual impairment including complex needs. Our commitment is to excellence and innovation at a national and international level.

We provide high-quality education and care that increases our learners’ opportunities and raises their expectations.
By working with universities and international specialists, we are advancing our knowledge and practice of neuro-science, making us a leading specialist centre for visual impairment.

Founded 1838

  • Mission statement

    Mission: To share knowledge, expertise and technologies through effective partnerships to transform the lives of those affected by visual impairment.

  • Aims

    WESC Foundation - The Specialist Centre For Visual Impairment aims to:

    • Aim: The education and care of young people with visual impairment and/or complex needs and their transition into school, college and beyond.
  • Overview

    Established: August 1838

    Registered Charity Number: 1058937

    Board members: 9

    Full time staff: 100

    Part time staff: 200

    Volunteers: 60

    Phone number: 01392454206

    Address: Topsham Road, Countess Wear, Exeter EX2 6HA

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