Shrewsbury Macular Degeneration Support Group

Start Date:
26th October 2015

End Date:
26th October 2015

Start Time:
10.00 am

End Time:
4 pm

Event title: Shrewsbury Macular Degeneration Support Group
Venue: St Nicholas Church Hall, United Reformed Church, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY3 7BJ
Name: Shrewsbury Macular Degeneration Support Group
Email: info@macularsociety.org
Telephone: 01743 792256
Event description: This event will give people an opportunity to see gadgets & aids to help people with visual problems. There will be demonstrations to show people how to use equipment & devices, whether large or small, simple or hi-tech. It has been organised by the Shrewsbury Macular Degeneration Support Group & gives an opportunity for anyone suffering from Macular Degeneration along with friends, families and carers to try out a wide range of special gadgets, aids and helpful things for those with visual impairments. Examples include talking scales to help bake a perfect cake, a gadget to fit over a cup so that when it is nearly full it makes a sound & vibrates, large scale playing cards, writing frames along with a host of e-technology aids!

This event is FREE to attend and you can drop in at any time throughout the day.

Members of the Shrewsbury Macular Degeneration Support Group will also be available to offer additional help and advice.

Further details 01743 792256.

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