White man using Zoomtext on a computer


There are increasing amounts of accessible and assistive technology on the market that can make a massive difference to people who are blind or partially sighted and living in London. Assistive technology enables visually impaired people to participate fully in life. Based on up-to-date evidence on the latest advances in digital technologies, London Vision provides advice to help people manage around the home, use their mobile phones more effectively and improve their computer skills.

In this section we assess and review available technology that can assist people who are blind or partially sighted.