ClearVision is a UK postal lending library of mainstream children’s books with added braille.Their books all have braille (or Moon), print and pictures, making them suitable for visually-impaired and sighted children and adults to share. There are over 13,000 books in the collection, including tactile board books, simple stories for young children and stimulating books for newly fluent readers.
A Treasure Basket is a shallow, sturdy basket containing a selection of everyday objects. It gives each child the opportunity to explore using their senses to discover what the object is, what it is like and perhaps what it does when shaken or manipulated. It is a simple, fun and very effective way of enriching the early experiences of children with sight problems and it is also an inexpensive resource that parents can create easily at home.
Eyebeez is an activities club for visually impaired children that meets on Wednesdays during school terms. The club is a place for our children to play and have fun and where they have the chance to take part in lots of different activities, games and outings. The Eyebeez Club is held on a Wednesday evening and runs from 6.00pm – 7.30pm. There is parking available and there is also a dedicated disabled parking bay.
Location: St Johns Church Hall, Duke Street, Hamilton. ML3 7DT.