Just been referred?

Just Diagnosed…..Can we help?



As you live in North Tyneside your child’s Ophthalmologist has referred your child to our service.

We are a dedicated team of teachers and specialist support assistants experienced in working with babies and children with a Visual Impairment.  We will work with you to offer a friendly service to your whole family





What we can offer?

  • Practical, family friendly advice and sensitive support through the early stages of diagnosis and referral to us.
  • Help in understanding the effects of visual   impairment.  Access to unbiased, accurate, up to date information.
  • To work with you to encourage early interaction and communication.
  • Opportunities to meet with other families of visually impaired children.
  • Accompany you with your child to Ophthalmologist appointment upon request.