Sight Advice South Lakes

Sight Advice South Lakes

Charity information

Sight Advice South Lakes

Sight Advice South Lakes supports and advises people with visual impairment to improve the quality of their lives, together with promoting greater awareness of sight issues.

Founded 1956

  • Mission statement

    Sight Advice South Lakes supports and advises people with visual impairment to improve the quality of their lives, together with promoting greater awareness of sight issues.

    Specifically, we aim to:
    • enable visually impaired people to live independently
    • provide practical and emotional support to visually impaired people and their families and carers
    • enable visually impaired people to access social support and activities
    • promote awareness of sight issues and to campaign with, and on behalf of, visually impaired people.

    SASL is an independent local charity which relies on its own fundraising efforts as it does not receive funding from any national or regional visual impairment charity.

  • Aims

    Sight Advice South Lakes aims to:

    • Specifically, we aim to: • enable visually impaired people to live independently • provide practical and emotional support to visually impaired people and their families and carers • enable visually
  • Overview

    Established: June 1956

    Registered Charity Number: 1145818

    Board members: 7

    Full time staff: 2

    Part time staff: 9

    Volunteers: 133

    Phone number: 01539 769055

    Address: The Bradbury Centre, 116 Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE

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  • Monthly Magazine

    Our Magazine is an award winning newsletter produced six times a year by Sight Advice Sout... More
  • Community Outreach

    We are funding to the cost of providing a home visiting service for older people whose sig... More