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2 edition of guide to the institutions & charities for the blind in the United Kingdom found in the catalog.

guide to the institutions & charities for the blind in the United Kingdom

Mansfield Turner

guide to the institutions & charities for the blind in the United Kingdom

to which is added information relating to the blind as to their manufactures, books, types, education, appliances, statistical figures, &c., &c.

by Mansfield Turner

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Published by Simpkin, Marshall & Co in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blind -- Institutional care -- Great Britain.,
  • Blind -- Services for -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesA guide to the institutions and charities for the blind.
    Statementby Mansfield Turner and William Harris.
    ContributionsHarris, William, of Leicester.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxii, 100 p. ;
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18821624M

    I am now aged In my lifetime, the attitude of the general public in the United Kingdom towards disabled people, and their rights, has undergone a radical change. This has meant that it has been possible for lawmakers to confer a large collection of ‘rights’ on blind (and other disabled) people. The resources listed in this reference guide are designed to assist adults over the age of 55 with disabilities, as well as their caregivers, in handling new physical, psychological, and financial challenges. Many older adults have to adapt to a disability such as sight loss from macular degeneration, glaucoma, or cataracts.

    Alzheimer's Research Foundation. America Gives Back. America Needs Fatima. America World Adoption Association. America's Charities. America's Prayer Network. America's VetDogs - The Veteran's K-9 Corps. American Anti-Vivisection Society. American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. American Association for Cancer Research. Guide Dogs North West Regional Centre (3, mi) Atherton, Wigan, United Kingdom M46 0SUFollowers: K.

    Guide Dogs is a working name of The Guide Dogs for the Blind Association. Registered Office: Hillfields, Burghfield Common, Reading, Berkshire RG7 3YG. A company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales () and a charity registered in England and Wales () and Scotland (SCO). Vista, Leicester, United Kingdom. 2, likes talking about this 82 were here. Vista changes lives. We are the leading local charity working with 5/5(6).


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