Provider Details

Contact Details

Visual Impairment Team
Telephone No

Suitable for ages

Age of Users
From 0 To 19

Address Details

Street Number
Professional Development Centre
229 Bethnal Green Road
E2 6AB


Service Description

We provide a range of support for babies, children and young people diagnosed with a visual impairment, including those with additional and complex needs. We are a team of specialist teachers of the visually impaired. There are also other professionals who work with us, for example, bilingual instructors and a Braille instructor. We provide support for pre-school as well as school aged children and young people.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Services to parents are free. There is a charge to schools for some of our services. Schools can also purchase additional services.

We also provide the following services/sessions to parents and families, such as:

• DOVES is a playgroup for visually impaired children aged 0 to 4 and their families.
• Braille course for parents of visually impaired children


Cost per Session
Cost per Hour
Cost per Day
Over 2's Cost per Week
Under 2's Cost per Week

Opening Times

Opening Times
MondayFrom 08:30To 17:30
TuesdayFrom 08:30To 17:30
WednesdayFrom 08:30To 17:30
ThursdayFrom 08:30To 17:30
FridayFrom 08:30To 17:30

Questions & Answers

Can Families Self-Refer To The Service?
Do You Have A Waiting List?
Do You Have Child Protection Policies And Procedures
Eligibility - Can The Service Be Accessed By Extended Family Members Or Carers

Further Information

Provider Type
Suitable For
Visual Impairment
Delivery Channels
Office / Premises Schools Home Visit Case Work
How to Contact
Email Telephone
Referral Criteria
Via Children And Adult Mental Health Project Via Gp Or Other Health Professional Via Looked After Children Teams Via School Via Social Care Professional Via Youth Offending Team Via Common Assessment Framework (CAF) Integrated Service For Disabled Children Early Help Assessment (EHA)

Details last updated

Last Updated
16 April 2021