London Vision North & Central supports people living with sight loss in the boroughs of:
London Vision North and Central West is designed to provide an effective and efficient way of ensuring that people with sight loss living in our cluster areas get the support and services they need when they need it. It is an umbrella organisation with the aim of being user led in each of the boroughs mentioned above
The Islington VI Social Group meet on the 2nd Tuesday of every month at the The Coronet Pub, 338-346 Holloway Road, N7 9SA; we arrange and attend the Horizon Group Meetings held at the Lorraine Estate Community Centre on the last Tuesday of the month; we attend and assist with VI Fridays (IT classes and Creative Writing) every Friday held at the Islington Outlook Centre, 133 St John's Way, N19 3RQ (Archway).
London Vision Impairment Forum meets quarterly at the Pocklington Hub in Euston. Find out more about the London Vision Impairment Forum here.
In partnership with Step Change we are providing ballroom dance classes.
Kensington & Chelsea
We will be meeting once a month for our London Vision Group at Kensington Central Library.
We work in partnership with other services providing support to people living with sight loss in the other boroughs.
How to get involved
Please contact us to discuss how you would like to get involved we will be happy to work with you.
Brenda Slater-Lewis CEO London Vision North & Central
Paul Vassilliou Development Manager
Check out our upcoming events below:
Barnet event: Join the East Barnet Shooting Club for acoustic rifle shooting, two days a month on the second and fourth Mondays
Islington event: Come and learn MMA/Self Defence every Tuesday
Haringey event: Join Sense for free climbing sessions for children (12+) with a sensory impairment or complex needs at the Castle Climbing Centre, on Wednesdays
Camden event: Join Sense for inclusive football for children with a disability and their siblings at Coram's Fields, every Wednesday during term time
Camden event: Join Sense for free accessible yoga sessions for adults, on Thursdays
VI Student Network event: Join us and Uz Afzal on 25 April for a session around mindfulness and the ways it can be used to support focus and manage the stresses of student life.
Consultation: London Vision and RNIB are jointly holding a consultation on the new Taxi Card app - join us on 26 April to share your views
Milton Keynes event: Join London Vision East for a trip to Milton Keynes for indoor skydiving on 27 April
Southwark event: Join us at the Castle Centre in Elephant and Castle for some VI archery on 29 April
Lewisham event: Unique opportunity to see a rare 16th century violone and hear a copy of it being played at the Horniman Museum on 30 April
Southwark event: Join the London Elephants Goalball Club for fun and inclusive sessions every other Tuesday.
Hammersmith event: Want to get into bowls? Join Ravenscourt Bowls Club for regular outdoor bowls sessions, every Wednesday
Barnet event: Join us for the regular Barnet borough sight impaired social group - meet ups on the first Tuesday of every month, continuing May 7
Westminster event: Join the Royal Academy of Arts for an audio described tour of their Renaissance Nude exhibition on 13 May