Reading Association for the Blind

Reading Association for the Blind

Charity information

Reading Association for the Blind

Dedicated to enabling Blind & Partially Sighted people to live as full a life as fully sighted people through the provision of services within the centre and in our members homes.

Founded 1883

  • Mission statement

    We have just over 1000 registered visually impaired people in Reading Berkshire. We have been established for over 100 years and are preparing for the next 100 years. RAB have recently embarked on new and varied activities one of which will be teaching the visually impaired computer skills. We want to help our members, young and old, to keep up to date with technology and help them maintain a better quality of life.

  • Aims

    Reading Association for the Blind aims to:

    • To enable Blind and Partially Sighted People to live as full a life as fully sighted people.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1883

    Registered Charity Number: 1062433

    Board members: 12

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 6

    Volunteers: 40

    Phone number: 01189831083

    Address: R.A.B Walford Hall Carey Street READING Berkshire RG1 7QJ

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  • 2 Minibuses Urgently needed

    To replace our 14 year old bus with 2 new ones to enable us to continue and expand our mem... More