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
You can read our latest newsletter here.
Check out our upcoming events below:
Islington event: Come and learn MMA/Self Defence every Tuesday
Richmond event: Join us for a sensory walk at Kew Gardens on 17 July
Hammersmith event: Want to get into bowls? Join Ravenscourt Bowls Club for regular outdoor bowls sessions, every Wednesday
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
Westminster event: Join RNIB's young leaders for a picnic in Regents Park on 21 July. Family, friends, partners and pets all welcome!
Barnet event: Join the East Barnet Shooting Club for acoustic rifle shooting, two days a month on the second and fourth Mondays
Southwark event: Join the London Elephants Goalball Club for fun and inclusive sessions every other 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: Embark on an exciting ZSL London Zoo volunteer programme for young blind and partially sighted people this summer
Islington event: Join Aquabats for a swimming session at Parliament Hill on 25 July
Islington event: Come to the 7th annual Go Islington event and try a range of sports and activities for free on 27 July
Westminster event: Join Edutain Plus for a series of activity sessions through the summer for 11-16 year olds
WAF Celebrates - 31 July 2019: Join us for the latest edition of WAF Celebrates, another opportunity for members to take to the stage and share their positive experiences and achievements of the year so far
Hackney event: Join RSBC and Goalball UK for some junior goalball sessions in the August summer holidays
Kensington event: Join Opera Holland Park for a tailored theatrical experience for blind and partially sighted people on 1 August