British Blind Sport

British Blind Sport

Charity information

British Blind Sport

At British Blind Sport, we help blind and partially sighted people get active and play sport. Sport and recreational activities can enhance the lives of people with visual impairments, by improving their health and increasing their social interaction.
We encourage adults and children to participate in activities at all levels, from grassroots to the Paralympic Games.

Founded 1975

  • Mission statement

    Our vision is to make a 'Visible Difference Through Sport' so that more blind and partially sighted people can participate in and enjoy quality
    sporting experiences

    Our mission is to be the leading voice for the blind and visually impaired community across the UK in sport and recreation.

    British Blind Sport aspires to be inspiring, supportive, knowledgeable,
    collaborative and professional in all that we do

  • Aims

    British Blind Sport aims to:

    • To promote inclusivity across the sporting community for visually impaired (VI) people.
    • To grow participation in sport for VI people.
    • To develop new opportunities in sport for VI people.
    • To enable, encourage and educate deliverers of sport as to the needs of blind and visually impaired athletes from grassroots opportunities up to Paralympic standard.
  • Overview

    Established: November 1975

    Registered Charity Number: 1168093

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 5

    Part time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 49

    Phone number: 01926424247

    Address: Pure Office, Plato Close, Tachbrook Park CV34 6WE

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
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