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Technology

There are increasing amounts of accessible and assistive technology on the market that can make a massive difference to blind and partially sighted people 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 so that members can more easily manage around home, use their mobile phones more effectively and improve their computer skills.

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